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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
Suspenders
Q. Julian and his mother take what form of transportation in the story?


Bus
Train
Boat
Bicycle
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?


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


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