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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty


by James Thurber

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty: Well It’s Not Going to Be a Secret Now Quiz

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Q. In Walter’s mind, what is the commander navigating?

A fireboat
A submarine
A hydroplane
His way through downtown Los Angeles with those gosh-dang Mapquest directions
Q. Where does Walter leave his wife?

On the side of the road
At the grocery store
At her friend’s house
At the hairstylist
Q. What does Walter’s wife insist he wear while driving?

His pants. Just because the people in their cars can’t see down that far doesn’t make it appropriate.
His gloves
His hat
His glasses
Q. In Walter’s mind, on whom is he performing a surgery?

His wife
A prominent millionaire
Cavity Sam
Q. Whom does Walter think are arrogant?

Parking attendants
Traffic cops
His superiors. They’re always acting so... superior.