The Scarlet Letter Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


According to Dimmesdale, Chillingworth's revenge has been "____ than [his] sin"? (from Chapter 17)


What had Dimmesdale been doing to himself? (from Chapter 24)


In Chapter 14, the narrator symbolized the truth by what? (from Chapter 14)


Why does Hester stay in New England? (from Chapter 5)


When Pearl repeatedly asks Hester what the letter stand for, what does Hester tell her in Chapter 15? (from Chapter 15)

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