A Rose for Emily Study Guide

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  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    William Faulkner: Biography, Books, and Style

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Lesson 2 - A Rose for Emily Historical Context & Time Period Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449243].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449243].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - A Rose for Emily Writing Style Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449245].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449245].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - A Rose for Emily Timeline of Events Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449247].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449247].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - A Rose for Emily Setting: Analysis & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449249].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449249].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Literary Criticism of A Rose for Emily Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449251].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449251].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Southern Tradition in A Rose for Emily Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449253].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449253].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Psychological Disorders in A Rose for Emily Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449255].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449255].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - A Rose for Emily by William Faulkner: Summary, Theme & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18246].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18246].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - A Rose for Emily: Significance & Analysis of the Title Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449259].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449259].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Who is the Narrator in A Rose for Emily? - Perspective & Point of View Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449261].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449261].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Conflict in A Rose for Emily Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449263].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449263].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Moral of A Rose for Emily Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449267].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449267].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Isolation & Loneliness in A Rose for Emily: Theme & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449271].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449271].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Death in A Rose for Emily: Theme, Symbolism & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449273].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449273].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - A Rose for Emily Theme of Love Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449275].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449275].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Change in A Rose for Emily: Theme & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449277].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449277].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - A Rose for Emily Theme of Decay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449279].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449279].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - House Description & Symbolism in A Rose for Emily Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449281].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449281].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Rose Symbolism in A Rose for Emily Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449283].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449283].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - A Rose for Emily Symbolism of Gray Hair Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449285].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449285].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - A Rose for Emily Symbolism of Smell Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449287].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449287].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Color Symbolism in A Rose for Emily Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449289].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449289].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - A Rose for Emily Irony Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449293].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449293].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - A Rose for Emily Tone & Mood Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449295].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449295].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - A Rose for Emily Motifs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449297].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449297].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - A Rose for Emily Foreshadowing Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449299].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449299].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - A Rose for Emily Imagery & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449301].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449301].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Personification in A Rose for Emily Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449303].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449303].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - How is A Rose for Emily an Allegory? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449305].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449305].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Metaphors & Similes in A Rose for Emily Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449307].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449307].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - A Rose for Emily: Characters & Symbolism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22406].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22406].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Characterization in A Rose For Emily Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44636].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44636].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Emily Grierson Character Analysis in A Rose for Emily Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449311].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449311].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - The Father in A Rose for Emily: Quotes & Relationship Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Tobe in A Rose for Emily: Analysis & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Colonel Sartoris in A Rose For Emily: Character Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449317].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449317].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Quotes About Homer Barron in A Rose for Emily Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449319].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449319].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - A Rose for Emily Early Feminist Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449321].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[449321].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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