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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Pp. 94-112.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In "My First Affair With That Older Woman," how much older than Chinaski is the woman?
(a) Ten years.
(b) Fifteen years.
(c) Twenty years.
(d) Five years.
2. In "Supposedly Famous," Chinaski takes stock of __________.
(a) His wife's life.
(b) His family.
(c) His knowledge.
(d) His life.
3. Who is most fond of motivational cliches?
(b) Chinaski's mother.
(c) Chinaski's mentor.
(d) Chinaski's father.
4. Whom does Chinaski say he loves in "Supposedly Famous"?
(a) His parents.
(b) His critics.
(c) His wife.
(d) His cats.
5. In which poem does Bukowski relate his famous origin story?
(a) "My Vanishing Act."
(d) "The Master Plan."
Short Answer Questions
1. According to Chinaski, where are all of his defenders?
2. Chinaski believes that most poets are which of the following?
3. What is the first thing that the man whom Chinaski tries to help drops?
4. In which poem does Chinaski struggle with writer's block?
5. Where does Chinaski live?
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