Old Ironsides: Summary & Poem Analysis


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Who wrote the poem 'Old Ironsides?'

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1. How many total stanzas does the poem 'Old Ironsides' consist of?

2. The title of the poem 'Old Ironsides' was taken from the nickname of what actual naval vessel?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help check your understanding of the lesson on 'Old Ironsides'. Some of the details that you will be assessed on include poems that compare nations to ships.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Structure of the poem
  • Symbols of American identity
  • Origin of the poem's title

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on 'Old Ironsides'
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the stanzas in the poem
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the author of 'Old Ironsides'

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson called Old Ironsides: Summary & Poem Analysis. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Identify the author of the poem
  • Understand the structure and composition of 'Old Ironsides'
  • Know the poem's verse style
  • Recognize the meaning of 'Old Ironsides'