Test Your Knowledge About A Rose For Emily Story

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A Rose For Emily is a short story by William Faulkner first published in 1930. William Faulkner is considered a great writer of his time and this is considered one of his best works. Take this quiz to answer questions and test your knowledge of the story A Rose For Emily.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many sections is the story divided into?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      6

  • 2. 
    Whom amongst these characters is the last to die?
    • A. 

      Mr Grierson

    • B. 

      Colonel Sartoris

    • C. 

      Homer Barron

    • D. 

      Emily Grierson

  • 3. 
    Emily's butler is called _____
    • A. 

      Sartoris

    • B. 

      Barron

    • C. 

      Tobe

    • D. 

      Homer

  • 4. 
    _____ is Emily's romantic interest
    • A. 

      Homer

    • B. 

      Peabody

    • C. 

      Tobe

    • D. 

      Binford

  • 5. 
    Which of these was the mayor while Emily's father was alive?
    • A. 

      Stevens

    • B. 

      Binford

    • C. 

      Sartoris

    • D. 

      Peabody

  • 6. 
    What is Emily's age at the death of her father?
    • A. 

      45

    • B. 

      30

    • C. 

      25

    • D. 

      18

  • 7. 
    Who kills Homer?
    • A. 

      Mr Grierson

    • B. 

      Tobe

    • C. 

      Emily

    • D. 

      Col Sartoris

  • 8. 
    In what section is the following phrase found: "Thus she passed from generation to generation-dear, inescapable, impervious, tranquil and perverse"?
    • A. 

      I

    • B. 

      II

    • C. 

      IV

    • D. 

      V

  • 9. 
    Which of the following bands has a song titled "A Rose For Emily"?
    • A. 

      Maroon Five

    • B. 

      The Beatles

    • C. 

      Linkin Park

    • D. 

      The Zombies

  • 10. 
    In what year was the PBS Adapted version of this story made?
    • A. 

      1983

    • B. 

      1990

    • C. 

      1952

    • D. 

      1960

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