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Everything That Rises Must Converge

Everything That Rises Must Converge


by Flannery O'Connor

Everything That Rises Must Converge: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Everything That Rises Must Converge? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What item of clothing becomes a symbol?

A shoe
A feather
A hat
Q. Julian and his mother take what form of transportation in the story?

Q. What amount of money does Julian's mother give Carver?

A dollar
A nickel
A blank check
A penny
Q. Who is the first black passenger to get on the bus?

The well-dressed black man
Carver's mother
Martin Luther King Jr.
Q. Who wears the same hat as Julian's mother?

The woman with the protruding teeth
Carver's mother
Just her—it's an original