In "The Refugees," we are finally introduced to the De Tournay family, the Comtesse and her two children, Suzanne and the young Vicomte. The Comtesse's husband, the Monsieur Le Comte de Tournay, is still in France. We are led to understand that it is by the skill and guidance of the Scarlet Pimpernel and his league that the de Tournay family are now in England. They partake of refreshment at "The Fisherman's Rest."
In Chapter 2, we are introduced to Mr. Jellyband, the landlord of 'The Fisherman's Rest' in Dover. 'The Fisherman's Rest' is a special inn which is the frequent haunt of the league of the Scarlet Pimpernel.
The stunning tale of one aristocrat who defied the Committee Of Public Safety during the French revolution. In saving aristocrats bound for Madame La Guillotine, the Scarlet Pimpernel has brought the wrath of the French citizenry down on him. This chapter 1 quiz has 10 questions to test your knowledge of the daring rescue of the DeTournay family.
"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 on Macbeth Act 1, Scene 2. Each of our questions is ranked by level of difficulty. Did you score a six or higher? You rock. Go ahead. See how you do!
A group of English schoolboys have become stranded on a deserted island. Who will emerge as leader and who will follow? Conflicts arise from the very beginning. Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz on Chapter 1 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes.
Covering major and minor details from the novel, eNotes' Fahrenheit 451 Overview Quiz is the perfect study tool for readers of Ray Bradbury's dystopian work. Includes questions on important characters, vocabulary, and plot development to assist you in your review.
"Big Brother is Watching You." These warnings are everywhere as the novel's protagonist, Winston Smith, trudges home after his long day at work as a government employee. Be sure you understand the world Winston lives in, his place in it, and more by taking the quiz from eNotes on Part 1, Chapter 1 of George Orwell's classic dystopian novel, 1984.
All children let their imaginations run away with them, and Scout, Jem, and Dill are no exceptions. How well are you following their exploits? Take this eNotes quiz on Chapter 5 of To Kill a Mockingbird to find out! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.
Simon has volunteered to go into the jungle. Why does he offer to do this and what does he find? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz on Chapter 7 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes.