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)


How does Elijah refer to his late wife? (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)


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


What does the narrator conclude based on Mrs. Todd's revelation? (from Chapters 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12)

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