The new governor is about to take office and the entire settlement is abuzz with festivities. In the crowd, Chillingworth is plotting something and Hester is crestfallen when she realizes his plot. Be sure you recall the details of these important developments and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 21 of The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne from eNotes.
During a huge gathering in town, Hester finds herself the center of unwelcome attention. Be sure you understand what is going on both in town and behind the scenes by taking the quiz over Chapter 22 of The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne from eNotes.
Dimmesdale has a stunning revelation for the assembled crowd. Do you remember what he reveals and how people respond? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 23 of The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne from eNotes.
Everyone in town has an explanation for the "A" on the dead minister's chest. Do you know what happens to all the central characters, Dimmesdale, Chillingworth, Hester, and Pearl in the final chapter? Be sure you do by taking the quiz over Chapter 24 of The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne from eNotes.
Hester Prynne is one of the most infamous characters in American literature, not for her unconventional out-of-wedlock birth, but for her refusal to accept her Puritan societies shame. Be sure you understand the source of Hester's strength and her complex moral code by taking the quiz over her character in Nathaniel Hawthorne's classic novel The Scarlet Letter from eNotes.
As his name symbolically suggests, Roger Chillingworth is the antagonist in this novel. Once married to Hester, it is Chillingworth who is responsible for much of the pain and hardship of the lives he touches. Be sure you understand the extent of his evil by taking the quiz over the character of Roger Chillingworth in The Scarlet Letter from eNotes.
In 1903, W.E.B. Dubois argued that "the problem of the Twentieth Century is the problem of the color line." This collection of fourteen essays explores how that color line inhibited black success and harmed society as a whole. Be sure you understand Dubois's positions by taking the quiz over "The Souls of Black Folks" from eNotes. Ten questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major themes of these essays.
Louise Mallard suffers from a heart condition, both literally and metaphorically. Be sure you recall what troubles the woman and what happens in her one solitary hour by taking the eNotes Overview quiz for "The Story of an Hour" by Kate Chopin here.
"If I am the chief of sinners, I am the chief of sufferers also." Think you know the ins and outs of this classic horror story about a man with two personalities and lives? Take The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Overview Quiz from eNotes to find out. Contains ten questions about this novel of transformation, morality, and personality.