The Scarlet Letter Overview Quiz

The Scarlet Letter Overview Quiz

Created by Jamie Wheeler

In eNotes' The Scarlet Letter Overview Quiz find ten essential questions on Hawthorne's classic novel, covering characters, plot details, setting and more to help you in your review.

  • Question 1

    Why has Hester's husband been away?

  • Question 2

    What does Chillingworth say would be the best vengeance?

  • Question 3

    What startling claim does Pearl make?

  • Question 4

    What additional punishment must Hester endure following her imprisonment?

  • Question 5

    What skill brings Hester fame?

  • Question 6

    Who does Hester say fathered her daughter?

  • Question 7

    What power does Hester imagine the letter has given her?

  • Question 8

    What is the only thing of beauty at the prison?

  • Question 9

    Why does Hester name her daughter "Pearl"?

  • Question 10

    What vow does Dr. Prynne (now known as Roger Chillingworth) make?

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