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. 

  1. Which of the "Beat" poets did Williams mentor?

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  2. Where was Williams' mother from?

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

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  4. Where did Williams earn his medical degree?

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  5. Williams was the first recipient of which award?

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

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  7. True or False: Williams only wrote poetry

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  8. Which publication did Williams feel set him back twenty years?

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

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  10. True or False: Williams was awarded a Pulitzer Prize posthumously

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