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Shirley Jackson Quiz

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Shirley Jackson Quiz

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

    About what did Jackson frequently lie?

  • Question 2

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

  • Question 3

    What did Jackson refuse to do?

  • Question 4

    Which country banned "The Lottery"?

  • Question 5

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

  • Question 6

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

  • Question 7

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

  • Question 8

    True or False: Jackson was a heavy smoker

  • Question 9

    From which New York university did Jackson graduate?

  • Question 10

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

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