The Lady, or the Tiger? - Summary & Analysis


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Who is the author of the short story ''The Lady, or the Tiger?''

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1. In ''The Lady, or the Tiger?,'' what crime does the main character commit?

2. In ''The Lady, or the Tiger?,'' which character knows what is behind each door?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Assess your understanding of the story The Lady or the Tiger with these study tools. Quiz questions will cover areas including the author and the main character.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Determine how well you can:

  • Name the character who has a knowledge of what's behind the doors
  • Identify the setting of the book
  • Recognize what's behind the door selected by one of the characters

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on The Lady or the Tiger
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the crime in the book
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the doors

Additional Learning

Review the lesson called The Lady or the Tiger: Summary & Analysis in order to learn more about the subject. Follow these study guidelines:

  • Determine what's behind door number one
  • Recall where the story was first published
  • Understand why it was so popular
  • Define denouement