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by Adrienne Rich

Power: Quote Central Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Power? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What's the color of the little bottle at the beginning of the poem?

Q. What did Marie Curie do to "the element"?

She ate it
She purified it
She carved it up into little pieces
She sold it
Q. How did Curie die?

In poverty
In obscurity
A famous woman
At the circus
Q. What kind of sickness did Curie suffer from?

Radiation sickness
Chronic hiccups
Sleep apnea
Q. Where was Curie's "cracked and suppurating skin"?

Around her belly button
On her heels
On her elbows
On her finger-ends