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The Lottery

The Lottery

by Shirley Jackson

The Lottery: Symbols 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. The lottery is a(n)


Pun
Allegory
Assonance
Alliteration
Haiku
Q. The lottery could symbolize


Festivals
Holidays
Get rich quick schemes
Fun
Community rules
Q. The black box functions


All year
4 times a year
Twice a year
A full day
2 hours
Q. The Christian Trinity could be symbolized by the


Black box
Stool
Stones
Paper
Lottery itself
Q. How many legs does the stool have?


1
2
3
4
11
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