The Country of the Pointed Firs Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


What time of year does Joanna's funeral occur? (from Chapters 13, 14 and 15)


Under what pretense does the narrator leave Mrs. Blackett's home? (from Chapters 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12)


Why does Mrs. Todd say she wants to pick herbs on the island where Mrs. Blackett lives? (from Chapters 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12)


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


Why does Mrs. Todd compare Sant Bowden to the sprig? (from Chapters 16, 17, 18 and 19)

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