Robert Frost's Out, Out: Summary & Analysis


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The poem, 'Out, Out-' by Robert Frost, takes place in _____.

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1. In the poem, 'Out, Out-' by Robert Frost, what happens to the boy as he cuts wood?

2. In the poem, 'Out, Out-' by Robert Frost, those attending to the boy in the hospital _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use your time to complete the quiz and worksheet, seeing what you know about Frost's poem ''Out, Out''. For the quiz, you need to know where this poem takes place and what happens to the boy as he cuts wood.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Take advantage of these resources to find out how much you know about:

  • The symbolism of the Vermont sunset in the mountains
  • An outcome of the boy cutting his hand
  • Lessons that can be learned from this poem
  • The poem's setting

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the poem ''Out, Out''
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about what happens to the boy as he cuts wood
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about why the Vermont sunset in the mountains is symbolic and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Robert Frost's ''Out, Out'': Summary & Analysis is a lesson that helps you study more topics about:

  • Literary devices used in this poem
  • How this poem opens up
  • The meaning of juxtaposition