The God of Small Things: Summary, Characters, Themes & Analysis

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Arundhati Roy's The God of Small Things is about two fraternal twins in what country?

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1. Which of the following is not a theme in Arundhati Roy's The God of Small Things?

2. Arundhati Roy's The God of Small Things uses what narrative device?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use these questions to help gauge your understanding of the main events and characters in The God of Small Things. You will be quizzed on specific narrative techniques as well as important events.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this quiz you'll test your knowledge and understanding of:

  • What country this novel is set in
  • Which political party the novel focuses on
  • What narrative device it frequently employs

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson, such as what political party is chronicled
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read and correctly interpret information about the plot, setting and novel classification type
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding which character is favored by the narrative

Additional Learning

Find out more about this novel by reading the lesson titled The God of Small Things: Summary, Characters, Themes & Analysis. It will include topics like:

  • Who the twins' mother marries
  • How the caste system is portrayed in the novel
  • The importance of loyalty to the plot
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