The Country of the Pointed Firs Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


What does the narrator say the idle lobster boats tied up at the shoreline seem to be doing at the beginning of Chapter 20? (from Chapter 20)


What reason do the visitors give for not having seen as many older guests as they would have hoped? (from Chapters 16, 17, 18 and 19)


How do the people of Dunnett Landing feel about having company? (from Chapters 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12)


Who was the coral pin originally intended for? (from Chapter 21)


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

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