Shirley Jackson Quiz

Shirley Jackson Quiz

Created by Jamie Wheeler

What do you know about the woman behind the horrifying story "The Lottery" as well as other works? Find out by taking the Shirley Jackson quiz from eNotes!

  • Question 1

    Which of Jackson's works was adapted for the stage and had a short Broadway run?

  • Question 2

    Jackson's husband, Stanley Edgar Hyman, was a well-known ____________.

  • Question 3

    What did Jackson refuse to do?

  • Question 4

    True or False: Jackson was a heavy smoker

  • Question 5

    Which of Jackson's works has been twice adapted to film?

  • Question 6

    From which New York university did Jackson graduate?

  • Question 7

    Which country banned "The Lottery"?

  • Question 8

    In what genre do three of Jackson's six novels fall?

  • Question 9

    About what did Jackson frequently lie?

  • Question 10

    True or False: The New Yorker received more attention and feedback after publishing "The Lottery" over any other previous story

Join eNotes to save your quiz results!

With a free membership, you can save and view all your past and current quiz results.

Create a free account

◄ Back to quizzes