Rip Van Winkle Study Guide

Course Summary

Use this helpful study guide course to review the novel ''Rip Van Winkle.'' The course's short literature lessons and self-assessment quizzes can help you catch up in class, bring up your grades, study for exams or simply refresh your understanding of the book's literary elements.
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5 chapters in Rip Van Winkle Study Guide

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Lesson 1 - Washington Irving: Biography, Works, and Style Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2285].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2285].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Rip Van Winkle Publication History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419905].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419905].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Rip Van Winkle Cultural & Historical Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419907].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419907].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Washington Irving's Writing Style in Rip Van Winkle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419909].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419909].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Washington Irving's Rip Van Winkle: Summary and Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2287].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2287].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Rip Van Winkle Story Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419911].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419911].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What Genre is Rip Van Winkle? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419913].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419913].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Rip Van Winkle Vocabulary Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419915].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419915].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Literary Point of View in Rip Van Winkle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419933].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419933].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Rip Van Winkle: Allegory of the American Revolution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419935].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419935].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Motifs in Rip Van Winkle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419937].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419937].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Imagery in Rip Van Winkle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419939].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419939].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Symbols in Rip Van Winkle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419941].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419941].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Irony in Rip Van Winkle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419943].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419943].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Personification in Rip Van Winkle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419945].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419945].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Satire in Rip Van Winkle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419947].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419947].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Metaphors & Similes in Rip Van Winkle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419949].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419949].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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