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 Minor Heroism, who is posing in the famous picture with the narrator's father?
(a) Marilyn Monroe.
(b) The Andrews Sisters.
(c) Betty Grable.
(d) Audrey Hepburn.

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

3. In Testimony of Pilot, how does Lillian die?
(a) A bomb explodes in a plane on which she is a stewardess.
(b) She dies in a car crash.
(c) She is murdered in her apartment.
(d) She contracts cancer and dies within a year.

4. What Neil Young song does Georgie sing as he preps Mr. Weber?
(a) Southern Man.
(b) Cinnamon Girl.
(c) Sail Away.
(d) Cowgirl in the Sand.

5. Where does the narrator, Cheryl and Edna spend the night when their car breaks down?
(a) A Marriott.
(b) A Super 8.
(c) A Ramada.
(d) A Day's Inn.

Short Answer Questions

1. When did Emily first meet Willi Varig?

2. Who is Dzia-Dzia?

3. Whose music does Dzia-Dzia hear while he sits at the other end of the kitchen table from Michael?

4. What does the couple decide to do after their first night together on their romantic weekend?

5. To whom was Robert married?

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