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A Perfect Day for Bananafish

A Perfect Day for Bananafish

by J.D. Salinger

A Perfect Day for Bananafish: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around A Perfect Day for Bananafish? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. This story contrasts which two worlds?


Europe/Asia
Man/Woman
Adult/Children
Black/Hispanic
North/South
Q. This story discusses coming home from which war?


American Revolution
French-Indian
Spanish Civil War
World War I
World War II
Q. Salinger wrote this story as he was studying which religion?


Buddhism
Hinduism
Judaism
Catholicism
Islam
Q. The story explores the isolating effects of


Physical illness
Mental illness
Insomnia
Hypothermia
Hypocrisy
Q. What poses a threat to the soul?


Peace
Sex
Football
Lying
Doughnuts
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