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

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Wickedness by Ron Hansen.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is Walter's problem?
(a) He is having an affair.
(b) He is an alcoholic.
(c) He is dying of cancer.
(d) He is losing his memory.

2. What color was the vintage Thunderbird?
(a) Green.
(b) Red.
(c) White.
(d) Gold.

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

4. Who are Louise's two girl friends in high school?
(a) Joan and Harriet.
(b) Joan and Marjorie.
(c) Jean and Melanie.
(d) Jessica and Marie.

5. In the story Chopin in Winter, who is the first person in Mrs. Kubiac's family to graduate from high school and attend college?
(a) Her daughter Marion.
(b) Her son Matthew.
(c) Her son Martin.
(d) Her daughter Marcy.

Short Answer Questions

1. When does the story Wickedness take place?

2. In Minor Heroism, who is posing in the famous picture with the narrator's father?

3. In River of Names, what is the narrator certain she does not want to do?

4. In the story Wickedness, where does Ainslie Classen find shelter in the blizzard?

5. What do Nick and Karen do on Sundays?

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