by Carl Sandburg
Chicago: Advanced "Chicago" Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Chicago? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Whose style did Sandburg emulate in "Chicago"?
No one's; Sandburg's voice was 100% unique
Q. In what book of poems did "Chicago" first appear?
Leaves of Grass
Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years
Q. Who is the "they" in "Chicago"?
Any and all Chicago haters
Q. What kind of hat does the Chicago figure wear?
Trick question—he's bareheaded.
Q. Which body parts does Chicago have, as personified by Sandburg?
Shoulders, teeth, toes
Teeth, fingernails, toenails
Toenails, earlobes, shoulders
Teeth, shoulders, wrist