Setting of The Metamorphosis: Analysis & Significance


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In The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka, Gregor Samsa awakes one morning to discover that he has transformed into what?

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1. In Kafka's The Metamorphosis, which two themes are greatly supported by the setting of the story?

2. What is the setting of Franz Kafka's The Metamorphosis?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Find out how much you know about the setting of The Metamorphosis. Answer interactive questions on key topics like Gregor Samsa's transformation and the themes that have to do with the story's setting.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be quizzed on the following:

  • The setting of the novella
  • Reflection of Gregor's vision throughout the story
  • The term 'Kafkaesque'

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the setting of The Metamorphosis
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the transformation that takes place with Gregor
  • Making connections - use your understanding of the story's setting and its association with its themes

Additional Learning

You can learn more about the famous story with the lesson called Setting of The Metamorphosis: Analysis & Significance. Here are some of the highlights that you'll be covering:

  • Brief summary of the story
  • Gregor's distorted sense of reality
  • Analysis of the major themes and Gregor's death