James Joyce's Araby: Summary & Analysis


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James Joyce, the author of 'Araby', belonged to what period of writing?

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1. Who is the narrator in 'Araby' in love with?

2. Where is 'Araby' set?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and printable worksheet will test you on the characters, plot, and themes of James Joyce's 'Araby.' To do well on the assessment, you'll need to know things like what the narrator buys at the bazaar and where the story is set.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz and worksheet will check your understanding of the following:

  • Period of writing Joyce belonged to
  • Person the narrator of 'Araby' is in love with
  • Country the story is set in
  • What the narrator buys at the bazaar
  • Prominent theme(s) in 'Araby'

Skills Practiced

  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about 'Araby' in a different light
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the writing period Joyce belonged to
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about themes and plot points in 'Araby'

Additional Learning

Get a more in-depth look at these topics by reviewing the lesson entitled James Joyce's 'Araby': Summary & Analysis. The following objectives are covered:

  • Learn about James Joyce
  • Review the main characters in 'Araby'
  • Summarize the story's plot
  • Analyze themes found in 'Araby'