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

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

  • Question 2

    From which New York university did Jackson graduate?

  • Question 3

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

  • Question 4

    What did Jackson refuse to do?

  • Question 5

    About what did Jackson frequently lie?

  • Question 6

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

  • Question 7

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

  • Question 8

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

  • Question 9

    True or False: Jackson was a heavy smoker

  • Question 10

    Which country banned "The Lottery"?

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