O. Henry Lesson for Kids: Biography & Facts


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O. Henry is best known for his

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1. What is the setting of most of the stories in O. Henry's Heart of the West?

2. O. Henry was the pseudonym used by

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use the quiz and worksheet to see how much you know about O. Henry. What this man is best known for and the setting of most of O. Henry's stories in Heart of the West are topics you need to know for the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You can see how much you know about:

  • A common feature in many of O. Henry's short stories
  • O. Henry's real name
  • Why O. Henry is famous
  • The main setting in Heart of the West

Skills Practiced

  • Reading awareness - make sure that you know the most important details from the lesson on O. Henry
  • Remembering details - remember what you learned about facts about O. Henry's stories
  • Explaining information - read about why O. Henry is well known and explain it correctly

Additional Learning

You can learn more about this man by looking at the lesson called O. Henry Lesson for Kids: Biography & Facts. You'll get to:

  • Determine how many stories O. Henry wrote
  • See how O. Henry's stories were unique
  • Define pseudonym