The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

by Junot Díaz
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The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Quiz

This expansive novel by Junot Diaz spans three generations and two countries. 

Take this quiz to test your overall knowledge of the book and its characters!

  1. Beli falls in love with this man, the brother-in-law of Trujillo.

  2. What is fuku?

  3. Where does the title of the book come from?

  4. Who is Oscar's dorm mate at Rutgers?

  5. How does Oscar die?

  6. How does Beli die?

  7. Yunior and Lola break up several times - why?

  8. When Oscar is rejected by a girl he likes at Rutgers, what does he do?

  9. What is the name of Oscar's sister?

  10. Beli's parents both had careers. What were their professions?

  11. What is one of Oscar's greatest fears?