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A Rose for Emily

A Rose for Emily

  

by William Faulkner

Reading Quizzes

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Section 1

Questions

1. Describe Miss Emily's house.
2. Why does the mayor write to Miss Emily?
3. What is the most noticeable aspect of Miss Emily's appearance, for the townspeople she admits to her home?

Answers

1. An eyesore, decaying, used to be nice but now is in a rundown neighborhood
2. Because she won't pay her taxes
3. She is very fat