William Carlos Williams Quiz

Created by Jamie Wheeler

William Carlos Williams Quiz

Generations of students have pondered the meaning of a red wheelbarrow beside some white chickens. What do you know about the man who penned that famous poem and many others? Find out by taking the William Carlos Williams quiz from eNotes. 

  • Question 1

    Williams was the first recipient of which award?

  • Question 2

    Which famous writer helped Williams get his second collection of poems published?

  • Question 3

    Where did Williams earn his medical degree?

  • Question 4

    Which publication did Williams feel set him back twenty years?

  • Question 5

    True or False: Williams was awarded a Pulitzer Prize posthumously

  • Question 6

    Which of the "Beat" poets did Williams mentor?

  • Question 7

    True or False: Williams only wrote poetry

  • Question 8

    As well as a writer, Williams was also a practicing ___________.

  • Question 9

    Where was Williams' mother from?

  • Question 10

    What was the name of the New York writers' group with whom Williams became associated?

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