The Plague by Albert Camus: Characters


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What is the central storyline in The Plague?

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1. Which character first dies of the plague?

2. Which character acts as the story's narrator?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Try this worksheet/quiz to see how much you know about The Plague by Albert Camus. Make sure you understand key topics like the main storyline of the text and the character who dies first.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be quizzed on the following aspects of the novel as well:

  • The narrator of the story
  • A character who used to be a criminal
  • The first-hand experience of a character that causes him to live differently

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - make sure you understand the most important information from the lesson on Albert Camus's The Plague, including who is the story's narrator
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the storyline of the book and one of the characters who used to be a criminal
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the name of the character who is the first to die of the plague

Additional Learning

Get some more information on the book with the lesson called The Plague by Albert Camus: Characters. Here are the main points you'll be covering in greater detail:

  • Quarantine that's placed on the city in the book
  • Various roles of the book's characters
  • What type of plague it is
  • The most important sub characters