Nick Carraway in The Great Gatsby Quiz

You might not think of The Great Gatsby as a coming-of-age novel but for its narrator, Nick Caraway, it is. Nick has a milestone birthday during this unforgettable summer, one that takes him from relatively blissful ignorance to harsh reality. He learns that no one is completely as they seem, perhaps including himself. Be sure you understand this character's complex journey from the "fresh, green breast of the new world" to his retrospection about that fateful summer by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz to Nick Carraway in The Great Gatsby. Each of our questions is ranked so that you can understand the level of difficulty and see how your score compares with others who have also taken this quiz. Give it a try!

  1. What does Nick do for a living?

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  2. What milestone birthday does Nick experience?

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  3. Who does Nick say is the "only honest person" he knows?

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  4. From whom or what has Nick learned his morals?

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  5. True or False: Nick never figures out that Jordan is basically dishonest

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  6. Nick tells Gatsby that he is better than ____________________.

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  7. Where is Nick from originally?

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  8. Who does Nick befriend at a dinner party?

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  9. True or False: Nick and Daisy are cousins

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  10. Where does Nick metaphorically see himself driving towards?

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