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The Story of an Hour

The Story of an Hour

by Kate Chopin

The Story of an Hour: Kate Chopin’s Funeral March Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Story of an Hour? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Where does Mrs. Mallard look?


In Mr. Mallard’s closet
In Mr. Mallard’s diary
In the classifieds for a new husband
Out the window
Q. What feeling does Mrs. Mallard have after reflecting upon the news of her husband’s death?


Joyousness
Fear
Itchiness
Freedom
Q. What does Mrs. Mallard think she’ll do when she sees her husband’s dead body?


Cry
Curse it
Go through his pockets and look for loose change
Q. What does Josephine beg Mrs. Mallard to do?


Let Mr. Mallard go
Unlock the door and let her in
Let her use that suddenly spare ticket to the Maroon 5 concert
Keep calm and not do anything rash
Q. What kills Mrs. Mallard?


The sight of her husband’s dead body
The sight of her husband’s living body
The bullet from a Benelli Super Black Eagle II, fired by a man who had gone mallard hunting
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