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.
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!
From the tale's bleak beginning to Scrooge's great transformation, eNotes' A Christmas Carol Overview Quiz covers the major and minor details of Dickens' famous work, with questions on characters and important events to help you in your studies.
It is December. This should be a time eagerly anticipated by people Jonas's age, but instead this member of the "Elevens" has a sense of foreboding. In fact, everyone in his year feels uneasy. Be sure you understand what is going on in Jonas's world and what is making many in his community so uncomfortable by taking the quiz over Chapter 1 in The Giver by Lois Lowry 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!
In the opening chapter of George Orwell's classic Utopian novel, it is easy to understand why the animals of Manor Farm are easily riled up. The pigs, the smartest of the lot, are adept at pointing out the injustices the animals suffer and how their pain and labor benefits man alone. It would be difficult not to get angry when presented with the facts of such inequality, and thus, the uprising begins. Be sure you understand how the animals are convinced to participate in the coming rebellion by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz to Chapter 1 of Animal Farm. 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!
"Pride is a wonderful thing, terrible thing." Think you know the details of James Hurst's short story about two brothers? Take the Scarlet Ibis Quiz from eNotes to find out! Contains five questions about this classic, symbolic tale of familial love and tragedy.
Everybody who has been through high school knows about crushes... and if you don't yet, you soon will. Act 1 Scene 1 introduces us one of the "star cross'd lovers" the Chorus warns of in the Prologue. Here, the audience witnesses Romeo's teenaged angst and observes how he responds to the friend who tries to console him. Romeo is in love with being in love. Take our quiz and make sure you understand the initial motivations for the tragedy that follows. Each of our questions is ranked so that you can understand the level of difficulty. See how your score compares with others who have also taken this quiz. What have you got to lose? What you'll gain is a better grade!
In just a few sentences, it becomes clear that the travelling companions, Lennie Small and George Milton, are in pursuit of the American Dream of being self-sufficient property and homeowners. However, just as quickly, it also becomes apparent that the two have many obstacles in their path. Be sure you understand the challenges the friends face by taking the eNotes quiz over Chapter 1 of John Steinbeck's classic novella, Of Mice and Men.