Quizzes

Charlotte Perkins Gilman Quiz

Created by Jamie Wheeler

Charlotte Perkins Gilman Quiz

How much do you know about the author of famous short stories like "The Yellow Wallpaper"? Take the Charlotte Perkins Gilman quiz from eNotes to find out! Contains ten questions about the writer and sociologist whofamously fought for social reform.

  • Question 1

    What unusual thing (for her era) did Gilman do?

  • Question 2

    To escape her unhappy home life as a child, where did Gilman spend a lot of time?

  • Question 3

    What sorts of books did Gilman enjoy reading in the library when she was young?

  • Question 4

    Gilman was often in the company of this famous female advocate as a child.

  • Question 5

    Gilman was born in Connecticut but raised where?

  • Question 6

    True or False: Gilman was a feminist

  • Question 7

    In addition to being a writer, Gilman was also a _____________.

  • Question 8

    When did Gilman say was the only time her mother showed her affection?

  • Question 9

    What kind of reading did Gilman's mother forbid?

  • Question 10

    True or False: Gilman considered herself to be a "tomboy"

Join eNotes to save your quiz results!

With a free membership, you can save and view all your past and current quiz results.

Create a free account

◄ Back to quizzes