"Tell me about the rabbits, George." Can anyone achieve the American Dream? George and Lennie think they can, even though they are poor and uneducated. Do you remember what happens to derail their hopes? Test your knowledge about John Steinbeck's famous novel by taking the Of Mice and Men quiz from eNotes.
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.
Who or what does Beowulf kill before Beowulf himself dies? Is it a. Grendel, b. Grendel's mother, c. a dragon, or d. Angelina Jolie? Test your knowledge of this mythic tale with eNotes' fun and comprehensive Beowulf Overview Quiz! Ten questions on the plot and characters of this ancient story are here to help you in your quest for better grades. Get started below!
Why has Montresor vowed revenge against his friend Fortunato, and where does he take him? Find the answers to these questions and more in eNotes' "The Cask of Amontillado" Overview Quiz. Test your knowledge of Poe's chilling tale today!
Scout. Atticus. Jem. These are some of the most recognized names in American literature but what do you really know about these iconic characters and others in Harper Lee's beloved novel To Kill a Mockingbird? Take the quiz from eNotes and find out!
There's nothing like a little mystery to enliven a child's summer vacation. Little presents are appearing for Scout, Jem, and Dill, but who is giving them trinkets and why? Find out if you have discovered what's going on by taking the quiz over Chapter 4 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.
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!
"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 over Part 1, Chapter 1 of George Orwell's classic dystopian novel, 1984.
How much do you know about the cycle of dramatic works derived from Helen Keller's autobiography, The Story of My Life? Take The Miracle Worker quiz from eNotes to find out. Contains ten questions about the special relationship between Anne Sullivan and Helen Keller.