Test your knowledge of Edgar Allan Poe by taking an eNotes quiz! Created and approved by high school teachers, each eNotes quiz is multiple choice and includes questions on plot points, themes, and character traits. eNotes quizzes can be taken online or printed for classroom use.
Fortunado's name is quite ironic, for if there was ever a character less fortunate in literature, it is he. Be sure you understand how Fortunado becomes the victim in Montresor's evil plan by taking the quiz over his character in the classic short story "The Cask of Amontillado" by Edgar Allan Poe from eNotes.
The narrator of this stomach-churning story makes many claims, but are they truthful and is he reliable... at all? Decide if you understand one of Poe's most messed-up characters by taking the quiz over the Narrator in "The Tell-Tale Heart" from eNotes. Five questions let you know in a flash if you understand his importance in the short story.
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!
Edgar Allan Poe is the king of creeps, his stories send shivers down the spines of those who endeavor to read his works. "The Masque of the Red Death" is no exception, the mysterious illness that sweeps Prince Prospero's kingdom is personified in the nightmarish masked ball the prince hosts. The dark imagery and inhuman characters in this story work well to invoke feelings of apprehension. Take the eNotes' "Masque of the Red Death" Overview Quiz to see if you can recall the gruesome details of this literary classic!