Edgar Linton in Wuthering Heights: Character Analysis & Concept

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How does Catherine meet Edgar?

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1. What type of relationship do Heathcliff and Edgar have?

2. What is the name of Heathcliff and Catherine's child?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and related worksheet will help you to review what you've learned about the character of Edgar Linton in the classic novel Wuthering Heights. Some of the things you'll be quizzed on include how Edgar treats Catherine and the relationship between Heathcliff and Edgar.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz will test you on the following:

  • How Catherine meets Edgar
  • Type of relationship between Edgar and Heathcliff
  • Heathcliff and Catherine's children
  • How Edgar treats Catherine
  • Character Edgar serves as a foil to

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the character of Edgar Linton
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about Wuthering Heights in a different light
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as the differences between Heathcliff and Edgar
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the major characters of Wuthering Heights and their relationships to one another

Additional Learning

To learn more about this character, review the corresponding lesson called Edgar Linton in Wuthering Heights: Character Analysis & Concept. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Review Wuthering Heights
  • Explore a family tree of characters in the novel
  • Discuss Catherine and Edgar's meeting
  • Compare Edgar to Heathcliff
  • Discuss Edgar's role in the novel
  • Analyze the character of Edgar
  • Discuss Gothic romance
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