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One Perfect Rose

One Perfect Rose

  

by Dorothy Parker

One Perfect Rose: Formalities, Formalities, Formalities Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around One Perfect Rose? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. How many stanzas are in this poem?


12
4
75
3
Q. How many lines are in each stanza?


4
3
12
3.2
Q. What is the name for the type of stanza used in this poem?


Tercet
Sonnet
Quatrain
Limousine
Q. What is the poem's rhyme scheme?


AAAA
XOXO
ABAB
This poem doesn't rhyme
Q. What is the meter of the last line of each stanza?


Iambic Tetrameter
Free verse
Fake Meter
Iambic Dimeter
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