Forgot your password?  

Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from Double Indemnity

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 126 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Purchase our Double Indemnity Lesson Plans

Object Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.


Nirdlinger House - This place has blood-red drapes, the significance of which Walter shrugs off because red drapes are popular with these types of houses throughout the area.

Accident Insurance Policy - This is at the crux of the story and an indirect tool in the death of H.S. Nirdlinger, Phyllis' husband.

The Crutches - When Nirdlinger has his accident, he's forced to use these, and Walter cleverly turns this seeming obstacle into two advantages.

The Blue Coupe - This is used as collateral for the $250 loan that Walter arranges...

(read more Object Descriptions)

This section contains 330 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Double Indemnity Lesson Plans
Double Indemnity from BookRags. ©2009 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook