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As I Lay Dying

As I Lay Dying

  

by William Faulkner

As I Lay Dying: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around As I Lay Dying? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is a relief from suffering?


Antidote
Death
Alcohol
Celery
Chocolate
Q. What trumps familial duties?


Hunger
Pride
Personal needs
Sloth
Lust
Q. The Bundren children intentionally inflict emotional pain on one another in response to their mother’s death. This could state which theme?


Suffering
Religion
Duty
Versions of Reality
Poverty
Q. The role of women is to


Bake bread
Stir up things
Have babies
Work in the fields
Study
Q. Who is a hypocritical adulterer?


Rabbi
Minister
Doctor
Principal
Teacher
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