1. Which of the Compson
children is the eldest?
2. Dilsey is the
3. What plaything
of Benjy’s does Jason destroy?
4. Faulkner’s fictional
locales of Yoknapatawpha County and Jefferson are supposedly in
5. How does Luster
hope to earn back the money he has lost?
6. What item does
Quentin break before he leaves his dorm room?
7. As children, what
do Caddy and Benjy frequently deliver to the Pattersons’ house?
8. Which piece of
Caddy’s clothing gets muddy when she is playing in the stream?
9. What does Luster
plan to do with his money before he loses it?
10. Where does Quentin
encounter the little Italian girl?
11. What does Quentin
suggest Caddy and he do?
12. What was Faulkner’s
source for the title of The Sound and the Fury?
13. How does Quentin
14. Where does Jason
15. What color is
the tie that Miss Quentin’s suitor is wearing when Jason sees him?
16. What does Jason
do with his two tickets to the minstrel show?
17. Why does Benjy
get upset on the way to the cemetery?
18. The novel’s climactic
events in 1928 take place on what Christian
19. Mrs. Compson
20. Jason uses the
money he steals from Caddy to invest in the market for what commodity?
21. Miss Quentin
22. Benjy undergoes
23. How does the
sheriff react to Jason’s story about Miss Quentin’s theft?
24. At Caddy’s wedding,
the beverage T.P. thinks is “sassprilluh” is really what?
25. One of Faulkner’s
major themes is the decline of Southern