Mildred Pierce
  • 1. Who wrote the novel 'Mildred Pierce'?
A) Agatha Christie
B) Virginia Woolf
C) James M. Cain
D) F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • 2. In which decade is the story of 'Mildred Pierce' set?
A) 1930s
B) 1950s
C) 1920s
D) 1940s
  • 3. Who played the role of Mildred Pierce in the 1945 film adaptation?
A) Bette Davis
B) Joan Crawford
C) Ingrid Bergman
D) Katharine Hepburn
  • 4. What is the name of Mildred Pierce's spoiled daughter?
A) Veda
B) Margo
C) Evelyn
D) Madeline
  • 5. Which city is the setting for much of the story in 'Mildred Pierce'?
A) Chicago
B) Los Angeles
C) San Francisco
D) New York
  • 6. Who directed the 2011 television miniseries adaptation of 'Mildred Pierce'?
A) Steven Spielberg
B) Martin Scorsese
C) David Fincher
D) Todd Haynes
  • 7. In the story, who is Mildred Pierce's first husband?
A) Frank
B) Sam
C) Ed
D) Bert
  • 8. What is the name of Mildred's close friend who also works with her at the restaurant?
A) Lucy
B) Ida
C) Vera
D) Magda
  • 9. What is the title of the 1941 film starring Jack Carson that features a character named Veda?
A) Double Indemnity
B) Mildred Pierce
C) Citizen Kane
D) The Maltese Falcon
  • 10. What is the name of Mildred's business partner in the restaurant venture?
A) Ted Forrester
B) Wally Fay
C) Monte Beragon
D) Bert
  • 11. Who is the director of the original 1945 film adaptation of 'Mildred Pierce'?
A) Orson Welles
B) Alfred Hitchcock
C) Billy Wilder
D) Michael Curtiz
  • 12. What type of business does Mildred open to support her family?
A) Clothing boutique
B) Restaurant
C) Bookstore
D) Barbershop
  • 13. At the start of the story, what is Mildred's marital status?
A) Married
B) Divorced
C) Widowed
D) Single
  • 14. What is the name of the restaurant that Mildred opens?
A) Pierce Place
B) The Golden Fork
C) Mildred's
D) The Blue Plate
  • 15. Which character becomes involved in an affair with Mildred in the story?
A) Bert
B) Ida
C) Veda
D) Monty
Created with That Quiz — the math test generation site with resources for other subject areas.