What frightening facts can you recall from Edgar Allan Poe’s "The Pit and the Pendulum"? This eNotes quiz will let you see how well you remember this terrible ordeal of torture and insanity by asking you five questions about the narrator’s experience.
An Englishman is separated from everything he knows and must learn to adapt in a completely foreign environment. What do you remember about the story of Robinson Crusoe and his companion, Friday? Find out by taking the quiz from eNotes about Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe.
How should children be educated? One man thinks he knows for sure but his well-laid plans do not work out as he intends. Be sure you remember the details of the story of Thomas Grandgrind and his charges by taking the eNotes quiz for Hard Times by Charles Dickens.
A teacher by the name of Grant Wiggins is sent to help an elderly convict cope with his impending death sentence. Be sure you recall the details of how both men help each other by taking the eNotes quiz for A Lesson Before Dying by Earnest. J. Gaines.
What do you know about the four Mirabal sisters— also known as Las Mariposas (“the butterflies”)—and their part in the political movement against a Dominican dictator? This eNotes quiz on In the Time of the Butterflies contains ten questions about Minerva, Mate, Patria, and Dedé that will help you test your knowledge.
What happens when a poor orphan from an abusive home suddenly finds his fortunes changed? Be sure you recall the details of Pip's remarkable journey by taking the eNotes quiz about Great Expectationsby Charles Dickens.