Point of View in The Great Gatsby


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

The Great Gatsby is told from the perspective of _____.

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. When a narrator speaks in the first person point of view, he or she often uses words like _____.

2. In The Great Gatsby, why is Nick Carraway considered a peripheral narrator?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

Primarily, our questions are in regard to subjects like The Great Gatsby's narration, peripheral narration, and the first person point of view.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

To elaborate, we'll quiz you about:

  • Who is narrating The Great Gatsby
  • Characteristics of the first person point of view
  • What a peripheral narrator does

Skills Practiced

  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of first person narration
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can review information regarding peripheral narration and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained about the name of the character who narrates The Great Gatsby and traits of that character

Additional Learning

If you decide to review our lesson, Point of View in The Great Gatsby, we'll teach you more information about:

  • How The Great Gatsby is narrated
  • Who's telling the story
  • The narrator's relationship with Gatsby