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The Lottery

The Lottery


by Shirley Jackson

The Lottery: No, You Don't Get a Million Dollars Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Lottery? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is Mr. Summers' job?

Official toolbox
Running civic events
Q. What do the children collect?

Pokemon cards
Silly bands
Q. Who gets selected from the black box?

Bill Hutchinson
No one
Q. What happens to the person who gets the black dot?

They get stoned, the old fashioned way, with rocks.
They get a cookie.
They get to choose who the villagers should kill.
They become mayor.
Q. What does Tess do as the villagers come forward?

Offers cookies
Quietly accepts her fate