Flannery O'connor Unknown Facts: Quiz!

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Do you know who is Flannery O’conner? She was an American novelist, short story writer, and essayist. She wrote two novels and thirty -two short stories, as well as many reviews and essays. Her writing often echoed her unwavering Catholic faith, and her work frequently examined morality and ethics. With this amazing quiz, you will learn more interesting facts about her like how old she was when her father passed away, where she was born, and what college she attended. Taking this quiz is a novel idea.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How old was Flannery O'Connor when her father passed away?
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      15

  • 2. 
    What disease did O'Connor's father die from?
    • A. 

      Cancer

    • B. 

      Heart disease

    • C. 

      Lupus

  • 3. 
    What are O'Connor's parent's names?
    • A. 

      Kevin and Mary Beth

    • B. 

      Ben Billy and Regina

    • C. 

      Edward and Regina Cline

  • 4. 
    How old was O'Connor's mother when she passed away?
    • A. 

      87

    • B. 

      78

    • C. 

      99

  • 5. 
    Where was Flannery O'Connor born?
    • A. 

      Alabama

    • B. 

      Georgia

    • C. 

      Louisiana

  • 6. 
    What College did Flannery O'Connor attend?
    • A. 

      Florida Journalism College

    • B. 

      Georgia State College for Women

    • C. 

      Alabama State

  • 7. 
    How many novels did O'Connor write?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

  • 8. 
    How many short stories did O'Connor write?
    • A. 

      21

    • B. 

      31

    • C. 

      34

  • 9. 
    What was O'Connor's first novel called?
    • A. 

      Wise Blood

    • B. 

      A Good Man is Hard to Find

    • C. 

      The Violent Bear it Away

  • 10. 
    What was Flannery O'Connor's full name?
    • A. 

      Mary Flannery O'Connor

    • B. 

      Beth Flannery O'Connor

    • C. 

      Anne Flanery O'Connor

  • 11. 
    How many children O'Connor have?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      None

  • 12. 
    What religion was Flannery O'Connor?
    • A. 

      Jewish

    • B. 

      Protestant

    • C. 

      Catholic

  • 13. 
    What other activities were O'Connor interested in?
    • A. 

      Playing cards

    • B. 

      Writing poems

    • C. 

      Watching baseball games

  • 14. 
    What disease killed Flannery O'Connor at the age of 39?
    • A. 

      Lupus

    • B. 

      Cancer

    • C. 

      Heart disease

  • 15. 
    What award did O'Connor receive in 1971?
    • A. 

      National Book Award

    • B. 

      Outstanding Women Writer

    • C. 

      Short Story Award

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