The Lottery Overview Quiz

Quickly quiz yourself on the important details of Shirley Jackson's chilling short story with eNotes' "The Lottery" Overview Quiz, covering questions on plot, characters and setting to help you study smarter.

  1. In what season does the story take place?

  2. Where do the villagers meet?

  3. Why is Dunbar unable to draw from the box?

  4. What do the boys start collecting?

  5. Who screams, "It isn't fair, it isn't right?"