The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Short Stories Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Fat Girl by Andre Dubus.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In All the Way in Flagstaff, what does William want to do when he grows up?
(a) Become a doctor.
(b) Become a teacher.
(c) Become a priest.
(d) Become a firefighter.

2. What does the husband in Cathedral find disconcerting about Robert?
(a) Robert is only twenty years old.
(b) Robert is over seven feet tall.
(c) Robert is blind.
(d) Robert is a paraplegic.

3. Who is Louise's close friend in college?
(a) Carrie.
(b) Jessica.
(c) Susan.
(d) Patrice.

4. In River of Names, what is the narrator certain she does not want to do?
(a) Go back to college.
(b) Have children.
(c) Tell stories.
(d) Get married.

5. What does Lenny in Tall Tales from the Mekong Delta give the protagonist before he leaves?
(a) A new car.
(b) A drink and a cigarette.
(c) A diamond bracelet.
(d) A box of Swiss chocolates.

Short Answer Questions

1. To whom was Robert married?

2. What show does Robert and his hosts end up watching on television?

3. What color was the vintage Thunderbird?

4. Who does Louise marry when she is thin?

5. Who are Louise's two girl friends in high school?

(see the answer key)

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