Study Guide

The Arabian Nights Quiz

This Study Guide consists of approximately 112 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Arabian Nights.

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Questions 1-5 of 50:


How does Shahrazad plead for the king's mercy? (from Conclusion,)


_______ seize the sweep while he is working and bring him to the noble lady. (from Chapter 12, The Sweep and The Noble Lady)


In the story of How Abu Hasan Broke Wind, what is the great celebration Abu Hasan is throwing? (from Chapter 17, How Abu Hasan Brake Wind)


Why does a King dress in his finest clothes and ride out on his finest steed? (from Chapter 18, The Angel of Death With The Proud King And The Devout Man)


In the story of Ali The Persian, why did Caliph Harun al-Rashid ask his Wazir for a storyteller? (from Chapter 13, Ali The Persian)

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