Just a few ladies, hanging around in the country side... Oh, wait... Does that one have warts? And what are they stirring in that huge pot? Is that a... thumb? Welcome to Act 1, Scene 1 of Shakespeare's The Tragedy of Macbeth. No ruby slippers or benevolent witches here. The Bard of Avon really knows how to create a mood. Be sure you understand the witches' puzzles better than Macbeth does by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz to Macbeth Act 1, Scene 1. Rank your score against others and see how you compare. What have you got to lose? Nothing! What do you have to gain? A better grade!
Unfortunately for Scout, school in Maycomb falls short of her expectations. Do you understand why? Take this eNotes quiz on Chapter 3 of To Kill a Mockingbird and find out! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.
"All animals are equal, but some are more equal than others." What happened to the ideal of absolute equality? Be sure you recall the details about how a revolution turns sour by taking the eNotes quiz for George Orwell's Animal Farm.
Welcome to West Egg and East Egg... where the class divisions are real and the points truly matter! In creating his divided world, Fitzgerald is giving a nod to his literary predecessor, Johnathan Swift, whose novel "Gulliver's Travels" describes a society where arbitrary rules are established and followed, where greater meant more privileged and lesser meant un-moneyed. Such is the case in Gatsby's world, and in Nick's, where all characters are superficially defined by their means. Make sure you understand who moves in which circles by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz to The Great GatsbyChapter 1. 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!
Max and Kevin overcome adversity to become the best of friends in Freak the Mighty. Be sure you recall what happens during their friendship by taking the eNotes quiz about this excellent young adult novel.
To quiz, or not to quiz? To quiz, of course! Test your knowledge of Shakespeare's famous play with eNotes' Hamlet Overview Quiz, covering major and minor plot points, characters, and other details from the work.
Scout has to cope with the realization that her teacher is not fair or nice. It's a painful lesson for all children to learn that adults are not always trustworthy. Be sure you understand the relationship between Scout, Miss Carolina, Walter and other students by taking the quiz over Chapter 2 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.