"All that glisters is not gold," the Prince of Morocco warns in Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice. These wise words should be applied to any situation or person who seems too good to be true. It certainly is the case here with Gatsby and his lavish parties. No one here is completely as they seem, no one is as merry or as care-free as they might want others to think. Be sure you understand each character's motivations as they interact with one another in Chapter 3 by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz below. 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!
How well do you know the frightening events taking place in Maycomb? Take the quiz on Chapter 16 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes and find out! Five question let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.
Montag has an idea to radically change his life and society itself: he'll sabotage the firemen. Be sure you recall Montag's plan, what happens, and more by taking the quiz on Part Two of Ray Bradbury's classic work about the dangers of censorship, Fahrenheit 451.
"If you do not expect the unexpected you will not find it, for it is not to be reached by search or trail," Heraclitus, the Greek philosopher, observed. Many unexpected events occur in this chapter, from one extreme to the other: a rare spectacle comes to Maycomb and a stunning loss occurs, too. Older folks have learned to "expect the unexpected" and are less shocked than the children, who have a harder time making sense of their world. Be sure you are following what is happening in Chapter 8 of To Kill a Mockingbird by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz below. 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!
Atticus has raised the children with his values, but that's not good enough for the meddlesome Aunt Alexandra. Be sure you understand where the conflicts arise in the Finch family and why by taking the quiz over Chapter 13 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.
Ralph and Simon are busily constructing something. The littleuns are having bad dreams. What is going on? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 3 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes.