The long-awaited day for the Ceremony of Twelve has finally arrived. Be sure you recall who receives what assignment, what unexpected turn of events befalls Jonas, and how he reacts by taking the quiz over Chapter 7 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.
In this community, every year brings changes, and these changes are heralded by special ceremonies. Be sure you recall the different types of ceremonies and what is particularly important about this year's events by taking the quiz over Chapter 6 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.
As is their habit after dinner, Jonas's entire family discusses the difficult emotions each has grappled with during the day. At breakfast, the whole family shares a dream from the previous night. Jonas has a particular dream he wants to discuss. Be sure you recall the details of Jonas's dream, how his family responds, and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 5 of The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.
It is the day prior to the Ceremony of Twelve and Jonas decides to spend it with his best friend, Asher. Be sure you recall what the boys discuss, who the boys encounter, and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 4 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.
Jonas is feeling uneasy prior to the Ceremony of Twelve so his father, a "Nurturer" tries to reassure him by telling Jonas a story from his own childhood. Be sure you recall Jonas's father's confession and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 2 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.
It is December. This should be a time eagerly anticipated by people Jonas's age, but instead this member of the "Elevens" has a sense of foreboding. In fact, everyone in his year feels uneasy. Be sure you understand what is going on in Jonas's world and what is making many in his community so uncomfortable by taking the quiz over Chapter 1 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.
"Keeping Up with the Macbeths"? "Survivor: Scotland"? If reality television had been around in the eleventh century, scouts might well have chosen Macbeth and his wife for their own show. They have all the human foibles we all like to rubberneck... they are already rich, but they want to acquire even more wealth. They have power but they want even more power. And what makes this show even more compelling? The plotting of a murder to get what they both want. Make sure you understand how the tragedy is set in motion during the dinner table scene of Macbeth Act 1, Scene 7 with eNotes' interactive quiz. Each of our questions is ranked so that you can understand its level of difficulty. See how your score compares with others who have also taken this quiz. Give it a try below!
"The greater the power, the more dangerous the abuse, " warned Irish philosopher Edmund Burke. He was right. Power is like a drug; the more you have, the more you want. Such is the case with Macbeth. He has proven himself to be a formidable force and has been rewarded for his efforts... but he wants more. Be sure you understand the players and their positions as they strive to achieve and maintain power by taking eNotes' exclusive, interactive quiz over Macbeth Act 1, Scene 2. Each of our questions is ranked by level of difficulty by gauging how many times each question has been answered correctly. Did you score a six or higher? You rock. Go ahead. See how you do!
Robert Walton is an outsider looking in, trying to assess for himself and the wider world the implications of scientific development in the modern age. Be sure you understand the explorer's intellectual journey by taking the quiz over Robert Walton's character in Frankenstein from eNotes. Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of his purpose in Shelley's novel.