Mr. Parker Fiction By Laurie Colwin! Trivia Questions Quiz

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Mr. Parker Fiction By Laurie Colwin! Trivia Questions Quiz

This trivia questions quiz is on Mr. Parker Fiction by Laurie Colwin! Have you had time to read this captivating book that surrounds the life of a piano teacher and his student? If you said yes, then the quiz below is perfect for you. Do give it a shot and see how much you remember from the book. Have fun!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    At the end of the story, Jane's mood could best be described as 
    • A. 

      Delighted

    • B. 

      Ambivalent

    • C. 

      Outraged

    • D. 

      Indignant

  • 2. 
    Which of the following best characterizes Jane's attitude toward Mr. Parker at the end of the story?
    • A. 

      She thinks he will be a lifelong friend

    • B. 

      She thinks she actually liked Mrs. Parker better

    • C. 

      She feels tense and self-conscious around him

    • D. 

      She believes he was never such a great teacher

  • 3. 
    Jane lies to her mother about the kitten's name because
    • A. 

      She wants to appear to know little about Mr. Parker

    • B. 

      She thinks Mr. Parker has given it a silly name

    • C. 

      She can't remember the kitten's name

    • D. 

      Mr. Parker asked her not to tell anyone

  • 4. 
    Jane diligently practices the Three-Part Invention because
    • A. 

      Bach is her favorite composer

    • B. 

      It may be the last think Mr. Parker teachers her

    • C. 

      She wants to show her parents she needs lessons

    • D. 

      She wants to win Mr. Parker's respect

  • 5. 
    Mr. Parker touches Jane's shoulders because he 
    • A. 

      Is flirting with her

    • B. 

      Mistakes her for somebody else

    • C. 

      Wishes to drive her away

    • D. 

      Is delighted by her fine piano playing

  • 6. 
    The baby's face was neither male nor female in appearance
  • 7. 
    Jane thought it would be a disastrous error for her to switch to Mrs. Murchison
  • 8. 
    Jane's mother believed that Jane's naive view of the situation was shortsighted.
  • 9. 
    Her mother's sarcastic remarks about Mr. Parker upset Jane.
  • 10. 
    Mr. Parker could teach a wider selection of songs than Mrs. Murchison could.