Quiz: Do You Actually Know About A Rose For Emily Story?

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A Rose For Emily is a short story by William Faulkner that was first published in 1930. It's been made into a short film since then. Take this quiz on the plot and characters in the book called A Rose For Emily. A Rose For Emily is told in a series of flashbacks, stretching over decades.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the main character of the story?
    • A. 

      Emily

    • B. 

      Homer

    • C. 

      Tobe

    • D. 

      Sartoris

  • 2. 
    How does Homer differ from the rest of the town?
    • A. 

      He is richer

    • B. 

      He can stand Emily

    • C. 

      He is a northerner

    • D. 

      Emily's father like him

  • 3. 
    How old is Emily when her father dies?
    • A. 

      20

    • B. 

      18

    • C. 

      45

    • D. 

      30

  • 4. 
    What race is Emily's butler?
    • A. 

      Caucasoid

    • B. 

      Negroid

    • C. 

      Mongoloid

    • D. 

      Australoid

  • 5. 
    What kind of lessons did Emily give the town's children?
    • A. 

      Music

    • B. 

      Piano

    • C. 

      Art

    • D. 

      Guitar

  • 6. 
    _____ is Emily's romantic interest in the story
    • A. 

      Homer

    • B. 

      Tobe

    • C. 

      Colonel Sartoris

    • D. 

      Mr Grierson

  • 7. 
    What is Homer's last name?
    • A. 

      Peabody

    • B. 

      Barron

    • C. 

      Binford

    • D. 

      Wyatt

  • 8. 
    _____ makes a gentleman's agreement to overlook Emily's taxes as an act of charity
    • A. 

      Wyatt

    • B. 

      Binford

    • C. 

      Sartoris

    • D. 

      Peabody

  • 9. 
    _____ kills Homer
    • A. 

      Mr Grierson

    • B. 

      Tobe

    • C. 

      Colonel Sartoris

    • D. 

      Emily

  • 10. 
    How does Homer die?
    • A. 

      A hit and run

    • B. 

      He is stabbed

    • C. 

      He is poisoned

    • D. 

      He is hanged

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