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

    Gilman was born in Connecticut but raised where?

  • Question 2

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

  • Question 3

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

  • Question 4

    What kind of reading did Gilman's mother forbid?

  • Question 5

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

  • Question 6

    True or False: Gilman was a feminist

  • Question 7

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

  • Question 8

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

  • Question 9

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

  • Question 10

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

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