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. In the story Rock Springs, what animal does Edna win in a bet?
(a) A tarantula.
(b) A spider monkey.
(c) A goat.
(d) A kitten.

2. What does Bryan tell his father to do with the picture he has drawn?
(a) He tells his father to keep it.
(b) He tells his father to put it up on the wall.
(c) He tells his father to throw it away.
(d) He tells his father to give it back to him.

3. In what condition does Varig arrive at Tusend Hjem on the night of the meeting?
(a) He is alone and afraid.
(b) He is exhausted.
(c) He is drunk.
(d) He is unable to speak English.

4. What is Michael working on when he sits at the kitchen table in the evenings?
(a) His penmanship.
(b) His art.
(c) His science.
(d) His math.

5. In River of Names, what does the narrator's lover accuse her of?
(a) A poor attitude toward marriage.
(b) An interest in other families.
(c) Being unfaithful.
(d) A fascination with violence.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where did Mrs. Kubiac go to try and find her daughter?

2. What do Nick and Karen do on Sundays?

3. When did Emily first meet Willi Varig?

4. Where are the narrator and his passengers going in the story Rock Springs?

5. What does Lenny in Tall Tales from the Mekong Delta give the protagonist before he leaves?

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