William Golding Quizzes

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Test your knowledge of William Golding 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.

  • Lord of the Flies Overview
    Lord of the Flies Overview by enotes

    What happens when a group of preteen boys are stranded alone on a deserted island and forced to govern themselves? Find out by taking the eNotes quiz for William Golding's Lord of the Flies

  • Lord of the Flies Chapter 1
    Lord of the Flies Chapter 1 by enotes

    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.

  • Lord of the Flies Chapter 2
    Lord of the Flies Chapter 2 by 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.

    Best Score: 100%
  • Lord of the Flies Chapter 3
    Lord of the Flies Chapter 3 by enotes

    Ralph and Simon are busily constructing something. The littleuns are having bad dreams. What is going on? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 3 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes.

  • Lord of the Flies Chapter 4
    Lord of the Flies Chapter 4 by enotes

    Roger has done something to upset the littluns. Do you remember why? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 4 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes.

  • Lord of the Flies Chapter 5
    Lord of the Flies Chapter 5 by enotes

    Ralph is complaining of a distraction. What is it and why does he find it so bothersome? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 5 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes.

  • Lord of the Flies Chapter 6
    Lord of the Flies Chapter 6 by enotes

    Boulders and a conch shell both play important roles in this chapter. Do you remember why? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 6 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes. 

  • Lord of the Flies Chapter 7
    Lord of the Flies Chapter 7 by enotes

    Simon has volunteered to go into the jungle. Why does he offer to do this and what does he find? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 7 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes.

  • Lord of the Flies Chapter 8
    Lord of the Flies Chapter 8 by enotes

    The "Lord of the Flies" has been anointed. Who or what is it, and what does it signify? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 8 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes.

  • Lord of the Flies Chapter 9
    Lord of the Flies Chapter 9 by enotes

    Simon has revealed the true identity of "the beast." What is it? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 9 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes.

  • Lord of the Flies Chapter 10
    Lord of the Flies Chapter 10 by enotes

    Jack has made a demand of his hunters. What has he asked them to do and why? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 10 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes.

  • Lord of the Flies Chapter 11
    Lord of the Flies Chapter 11 by enotes

    Why are Piggy and Ralph applying war paint? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 11 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes.

  • Lord of the Flies Chapter 12
    Lord of the Flies Chapter 12 by enotes

    Some of the boys have defected, from one leader to the other. Who has switched sides and why? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 12 of Lord of the Flies from eNotes.

  • Ralph in Lord of the Flies
    Ralph in Lord of the Flies by enotes

    Ralph is one of the two boys who emerges as a leader on the deserted island. Polar opposite from his rival, Jack, Ralph heralds the values of civilized life. Be sure you understand Ralph's purpose in the novel by taking the quiz over his character in Lord of the Flies from eNotes.

  • Jack Merridew in Lord of the Flies
    Jack Merridew in Lord of the Flies by enotes

    Charismatic and athletic, Jack vies for power as he tries to assume solitary leadership status from his rival, Ralph. Be sure you understand the struggle for supremacy by taking the quiz over the character of Jack in Lord of the Flies from eNotes.

  • Piggy in Lord of the Flies
    Piggy in Lord of the Flies by enotes

    Piggy is the most intellectual of the group of boys trapped on the island. His intelligence, however, is of little use when he is bullied and teased about his various physical ailments. Piggy is important to the themes of the novel for a variety of reasons. Be sure you understand the nuances of his character by taking the quiz over Piggy in Lord of the Flies from eNotes.

  • Samneric in Lord of the Flies
    Samneric in Lord of the Flies by enotes

    Samneric is the name shared by the twins Sam and Eric. Their loyalty to Ralph is steadfast. Be sure you understand why the boys remain so true and what it takes to change their allegiances by taking the quiz over Samneric in Lord of the Flies from eNotes.

  • Simon in Lord of the Flies
    Simon in Lord of the Flies by enotes

    Introverted and considered odd by the other lost boys, Simon is one of the first to sense something is terribly wrong in their ranks. Be sure you understand Simon's purpose in the novel by taking the quiz over his character in Lord of the Flies from eNotes.

    Best Score: 80%