Louisa May Alcott Quiz

A transcendentalist, a feminist, and an abolitionist, Louisa May Alcott and her famous novel Little Women are the patron saints of tomboys everywhere. How much do you know about this fascinating writer? Take the Louisa May Alcott quiz from eNotes to find out. Contains ten questions about the life of this American writer.

  1. What were the real names of Louisa's three sisters?

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  2. Which of the following writers was a frequent guest at the Alcott home when Louisa was a child?

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  3. Alcott often expressed the wish that she had been ___________?

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  4. When was Louisa born?

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  5. Which war was the subject of Alcott's "Hospital Sketches"?

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  6. True or False: Alcott never married

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  7. What job did Alcott hold during the Civil War?

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  8. What was Alcott's first pen name?

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  9. What was the name of Alcott's first book?

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  10. Which of the following is not a title of an Alcott novel?

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