The Veldt by Ray Bradbury: Analysis & Themes


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''The Veldt'' is a short story belonging to what genre?

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1. Which of these is a theme found in ''The Veldt?''

2. Due to their inability to discipline themselves or their children, George and Lydia Hadley have become _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet will centrally focus on the analysis and themes of The Veldt. Therefore, you will be asked to display your knowledge of concepts like the story's genre, themes, and characters.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

As an elaboration of the above, you will express your understanding of:

  • The genre under which The Veldt falls
  • Themes represented in The Veldt
  • Qualities of George and Lydia Hadley
  • Peter and Wendy's view of the house
  • Which room the Hadley children most cherish

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about character feelings in The Veldt
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding The Veldt's themes and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the genre of The Veldt

Additional Learning

If you'd like to learn more about this Ray Bradbury story, please study our lesson by the name of The Veldt by Ray Bradbury: Analysis & Themes. By reading this lesson, you'll be exposed to deeper information on:

  • Theme analysis
  • The message of the story
  • Character actions and relationships