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The Gift of the Magi

The Gift of the Magi


by O. Henry

The Gift of the Magi: These Two Need to Communicate Better Quiz

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Q. What does Della buy for Jim?

A bookmark
A leash
A watch chain
Nothing - she can’t afford to buy anything
A cup of coffee from Dunkin’ Donuts
Q. What does Della try to fix before Jim gets home?

The television set
Her hair
The global economy
His broken hammer
Q. What present does Jim give to Della?

A bag of goldfish
A thimble collection
A set of combs
A weather-resistant massaging stereo from Brookstone
Q. What did Jim sell to buy his gift to Della?

His juicer. He didn’t really need it anyway - he gets enough fruit servings from pineapple pizza and strawberry daiquiris.
His watch
His dog
Q. Who are the magi?

The visitors who come to Jim and Della’s door
The spirits who come to Jim and Della when they are feeling distressed
Jim and Della
I’m pretty sure that’s plural for magician