Gabriel Garcia Marquez Quiz

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Gabriel Garcia Marquez Quiz

How much do you know about the author of Love in the Time of Cholera? Take the Gabriel Garcia Marquez quiz from eNotes to find out. Contains ten questions about the Colombian writer and master of magical realism.

  • Question 1

    True or False: Two of Marquez's favorite writers were Faulkner and Hemingway

  • Question 2

    After he won the Nobel Prize, what did Marquez's mother say?

  • Question 3

    True or False: Marquez is a chain smoker

  • Question 4

    After this particular event, Marquez says nothing else of importance ever happened to him.

  • Question 5

    How many total brothers, sisters, half-brothers, and half-sisters did Marquez have?

  • Question 6

    What item of clothing was Marquez famous for wearing?

  • Question 7

    What does Marquez superstitiously refuse to wear?

  • Question 8

    Which of Marquez's novels will he not allow to be adapted to film?

  • Question 9

    Marquez says he did not "know" his mother until he was ____________.

  • Question 10

    Marquez was present for all the following events EXCEPT what?

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