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The Catcher in the Rye: Analysis & Criticism Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the main lesson that Scout learns from her father and from her journey in To Kill a Mockingbird?

Question 2 2. Which of the following novels is not a Bildungsroman?

Question 3 3. Who wrote The Catcher in the Rye?

Question 4 4. Approximately how many copies of Catcher in the Rye have been sold since its publication?

Question 5 5. What well-known genre shares many characteristics with Bildungsroman?

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Question 6 6. After which of the following assassinations did the perpetrator wait for police while flipping through his copy of Catcher in the Rye?

Question 7 7. Which of the following have been cited as a reason for banning The Catcher in the Rye?

Question 8 8. Which of the following novels is a coming of age story?

Question 9 9. In what area of the United States does To Kill a Mockingbird take place?

Question 10 10. The word Bildungsroman is from what country?

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Question 11 11. Where does The Catcher in the Rye fall on Radcliffe Publishing Course's Top 100 novels of the 20th Century?

Question 12 12. What event makes Holden Caulfield from The Catcher in the Rye realize that he is trying to grow up too fast?

Question 13 13. Which of the following characteristics is not part of a Bildungsroman?

Question 14 14. What causes the epiphany for Holden in 'The Catcher in the Rye' that makes him realize that he's not yet ready to be an adult?

Question 15 15. Where was a teacher fired in 1960 for assigning Catcher in the Rye to an eleventh grade English class?

The Catcher in the Rye: Analysis & Criticism Chapter Exam Instructions

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