The Castle of Otranto: Summary & Analysis


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The Castle of Otranto is known as the first ________ novel.

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1. In the book The Castle of Otranto, Manfred wants to divorce ________ and marry ________.

2. In the book The Castle of Otranto, Matilda notices that ________ resembles the portrait of Alfonso that hangs on the castle wall, and falls in love with him.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The Castle of Otranto is a novel by Horace Walpole, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your knowledge of it. You'll be assessed on your understanding of the plot and characters of the novel.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on your understanding of:

  • This genre of literature
  • Main characters of this novel
  • Important plot points of The Castle of Otranto

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related literature lesson about The Castle of Otranto
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately identify main characters, such as Manfred and Matilda
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the genre of this novel

Additional Learning

To learn more about this book, review the following lesson called The Castle of Otranto: Summary & Analysis. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn the story of The Castle of Otranto
  • Understand the characters and plot of this book
  • Analyze plot issues and thin character development