As I Lay Dying Novel Quiz! Trivia Questions

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As I Lay Dying Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the father of Dewey Dells child?
    • A. 

      Lafe

    • B. 

      Vernon Tull

    • C. 

      MacGowen

    • D. 

      Whitfield

  • 2. 
    Is Cash saving his money for a new horse for Jewel?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    While crossing the river the Bundren family has a few difficulties, until _______ helps them get out of the mess.
  • 4. 
    Whom does Addie speak about when she says, "He is my cross and he will be my salvation"?
    • A. 

      Anse

    • B. 

      Whitfield

    • C. 

      Darl

    • D. 

      Jewel

  • 5. 
    The mother of the Bundren clan was named _______?
    • A. 

      Eula

    • B. 

      Jewel

    • C. 

      Addie

    • D. 

      Cora

  • 6. 
    Addies last wish so she can rest in peace is,
    • A. 

      For Darl to make tons of money.

    • B. 

      For Anse to get a set of false teeth.

    • C. 

      To see Dewey Dell deliver her baby

    • D. 

      To be buried in Jefferson, among her birth family

  • 7. 
    The only daughter of the Bundren Clan is named:
    • A. 

      Dewey Dell

    • B. 

      Cora

    • C. 

      Margarat

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Dewey Dell

    • B. 

      Darl

    • C. 

      Jewel

    • D. 

      Quincy

  • 9. 
    The most qouted line from the story As I lay Dying, "My mother is a fish" is said by who?
    • A. 

      Vardaman

    • B. 

      Jewel

    • C. 

      Cash

    • D. 

      Dewey Dell

  • 10. 
    Who said this qoute? "I am bounding toward God and my reward."
    • A. 

      Bob

    • B. 

      Jewel

    • C. 

      Cora

    • D. 

      Anse

  • 11. 
    By the end of the novel Anse the father of the Bundren family finds a new wife.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    One of the Children decided to purchase a horse, the horse becomes the childs main priority. Some argue the Child is trying to replace the mother with the horse. Who is the child?
    • A. 

      Dewey Dell

    • B. 

      Cora

    • C. 

      Darl

    • D. 

      Jewel

  • 13. 
    What does the oldest child cash make even while his mother is dying?
    • A. 

      An add on to the house.

    • B. 

      An outhouse.

    • C. 

      A slide for the backyard.

    • D. 

      A coffin.

  • 14. 
    The bundren family undergoes a series of troubles on their journey to bury Addie. Which is something the family did NOT have troubles with on their expedition?
    • A. 

      Food

    • B. 

      Fires

    • C. 

      Snow

  • 15. 
    Dewey Dell claims to be insane.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Which brother is put into an asylum due to setting a barn on fire?
    • A. 

      Jewel

    • B. 

      Anse

    • C. 

      Darl

    • D. 

      Vardaman

  • 17. 
    • A. 

      Dewey Dell

    • B. 

      Cora

    • C. 

      Vernon

    • D. 

      Tull

  • 18. 
    Which of the Children is a result of Addies brief affarin with the Revrend and ultimatley not considered part of the family?
    • A. 

      Jewel

    • B. 

      Dewey Dell

    • C. 

      Darl

    • D. 

      Tull

  • 19. 
    Dewey Dells prayer is Abortion.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    • A. 

      We begin with Cash's view and end in Darl's.

    • B. 

      It begins with Darls view and ends with Anses.

    • C. 

      It begins with Darls view and ends with Cashs.

    • D. 

      It begins with Cashs view and ends with Anses.

  • 21. 
    The minister is a hypocritical adulterer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    The role of women is to cook and clean.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    The Bundren children intentionally inflict emotional pain on one another in response to their mother’s death. This could state which theme?
    • A. 

      Poverty.

    • B. 

      Joy.

    • C. 

      Suffering.

    • D. 

      Discriminating

  • 24. 
    What is the relief from suffering?
    • A. 

      Eating

    • B. 

      Crying

    • C. 

      Running

    • D. 

      Death