The Country of the Pointed Firs Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Which character in the novel best symbolizes the theme of isolation? (from Chapter 21)


Which place in the novel best characterizes the theme of the meaning of family? (from Chapter 21)


How does Elijah refer to his late wife? (from Chapter 20)


With whom does Mrs. Todd go to visit Joanna in Chapter 13? (from Chapters 13, 14 and 15)


What does Mrs. Todd need to get while visiting Mrs. Blackett? (from Chapters 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12)

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