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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through An Awakening.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Wash do with the banker's wife's letter?
(a) Burns it.
(b) Sends it back.
(c) Tears it up.
(d) Puts it in a box.
2. Why does Jesse come to the family farm?
(a) His father is ill.
(b) All his brothers die in the Civil War.
(c) He drops out of school.
(d) His mother is lonely.
3. Why is it Jesse's fault his wife dies?
(a) She is too delicate to live on a farm.
(b) She has a broken heart.
(c) He poisons her.
(d) He has been hitting her.
4. How many dates do Ed and Belle have?
5. Who says they are a "fool" to marry their wife?
(b) The banker.
(c) Ed Griffith.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Ed Handby do for a living?
2. What does Ed do when George interrupts his marriage proposal to Belle?
3. What animal do residents of Winesburg say Wash Williams resembles?
4. When George goes to his wife after kicking her out, what does he say it takes for him to forgive her?
5. What does the author say makes it difficult for people to understand Jesse?
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