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

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The First Day by Edward P. Jones.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In the story A Romantic Weekend, where is the couple in the story going for the weekend?
(a) Los Angeles.
(b) Miami.
(c) Washington, D.C.
(d) New York.

2. How old is the new county school teacher in Wickedness?
(a) Twenty five.
(b) Thirty nine.
(c) Sixteen.
(d) Eighteen.

3. In River of Names, who is the narrator's lover?
(a) Jesse.
(b) Bill.
(c) Thom.
(d) Marie.

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

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

Short Answer Questions

1. What does the mother in The First Day ask for help in doing?

2. What does Bryan tell his father to do with the picture he has drawn?

3. In the story Testimony of Pilot, what does Radcleve do to Quadberry?

4. Who is Dzia-Dzia?

5. Who is Little Duke?

(see the answer key)

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