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Mini-Quiz: Sample Short Story: "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge"

by Ron Kurtus (14 August 2007)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.



1. If Farquhar died in the end, how did he see himself getting away?

He only imagined that he died

He made believe that he was killed in order to escape

He dreamt he escaped in his last moments of life

2. What makes this a classic?

It is a great story that has stood the test of time

It is so old and boring that you can call it a classic

It is no longer being published

3. What can you learn from the story?

Do not do bad things or you will be punished

How to write an interesting story

Writing is not easy

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Fiction Writing. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.


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