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

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Daddy Garbage by John Edgar Wideman.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who is Little Duke?
(a) The name of the restaurant.
(b) A stray cat.
(c) The narrator's daughter's dog.
(d) Edna's uncle.

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

3. Who becomes deaf playing drums in a band in the story Testimony of Pilot?
(a) The narrator of the story.
(b) The narrator's younger brother.
(c) Radcleve.
(d) Lillian's brother.

4. Who is telling the story of the first day?
(a) The mother looking back on taking her child to school.
(b) The teacher taking in a new student to her classroom.
(c) The narrator looking back on the first day of summer camp.
(d) The narrator looking back on the first day of kindergarten.

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

Short Answer Questions

1. What did Michael remember hearing as a child from the open window in his room?

2. What do most of the PFC and Spec4s carry with them?

3. What did the narrator of Rules of the Game receive at the annual church Christmas party?

4. Where do the narrator of Dog Heaven and her family live?

5. Who is Dzia-Dzia?

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