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 over Chapter 1 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes.
All children can 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.
"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 over Macbeth Act 1, Scene 2. Each of our questions is ranked by level of difficulty by gauging how many times each question has been answered correctly. Did you score a six or higher? You rock. Go ahead. See how you do!
Test your knowledge of Nathaniel Hawthorne's gothic short story with eNotes' "The Minister's Black Veil" Overview Quiz, with questions on the subject of Rev. Hooper's sermons and his parishioners' reactions to the black veil.
The Ghost of Christmas Present has whisked Scrooge away to show him scenes he never thought possible. Be sure you recall what Scrooge learns on this journey by taking the quiz over Stave III of Charles Dickens' classic work A Christmas Carol from eNotes.
Ralph has commanded that a fire be built. What is his purpose and what results from the action? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 2 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes.
What do you know about Tom Walker and what drives him to make a deal with the devil? Take the quiz over the character from eNotes over the classic, satirical short story, "The Devil and Tom Walker" by Washington Irving and find out!
How well do you understand what happens between Jem, Scout, and Calpurnia in Chapter 12? Take the quiz on Chapter 25 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes and find out! Five questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.
An enigma wrapped in a mystery! By Act 1, Scene 3, things are getting stranger (if that's possible) and more confusing. The Weird Sisters are stirring the pot, both literally and figuratively. Banquo is trying to figure out the witches' riddle. Macbeth is reveling in the old crones' flattery of titles, present and future. Be sure you understand who is being manipulated and why by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz to Macbeth Act 1, Scene 3. Each of our questions is ranked by level of difficulty by gauging how many times each question has been answered correctly. Did you score a six or higher? You rock. Go ahead, see how you do!
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!