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 Wickedness, where does Ainslie Classen find shelter in the blizzard?
(a) With the cows in the barn.
(b) With the pigs in the slops trough.
(c) In his home.
(d) With his family in the storn cellar.

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 throw it away.
(c) He tells his father to give it back to him.
(d) He tells his father to put it up on the wall.

3. What does the couple decide to do after their first night together on their romantic weekend?
(a) Return home.
(b) Take a long walk.
(c) Go to a museum.
(d) Read the Sunday paper.

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

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

Short Answer Questions

1. Why is the couple in A Romantic Weekend going away for the weekend?

2. Where does Hattie Benedict move after the blizzard?

3. What is Walter's problem?

4. Who becomes deaf playing drums in a band in the story Testimony of Pilot?

5. In Talk of Heroes, Who is Willi Varig?

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