The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Short Stories Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

In The Things They Carried, what are some of things the soldiers carry for personal use? (from The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien)

2.

Why is Grace angry with Elliot throughout the story? (from Helping by Robert Stone)

3.

In the story Trains, how old are Danica and Jane? (from Train by Joy Williams)

4.

When does the story The First Day take place? (from The First Day by Edward P. Jones)

5.

What person do both the narrator and her mother of Home think about simultaneously? (from Home by Jayne Anne Phillips)

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