A Gathering of Old Men

Ernest J. Gaines
Further Study

Plot Overview Quiz

Further Study Plot Overview Quiz

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What is the name of the plantation on which the story takes place?

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How many old men gather at Mathu's house, ready to confess to the murder?

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According to all the men who confess to the murder, what did Beau die for?

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What does Gil refuse to participate in?

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What verdict does the judge place on the participants of the shooting?