The Longest Journey by E.M. Forster: Summary


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Which of the following statements best describes Rickie Elliot in E.M. Forster's The Longest Journey?

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1. Which of the following statements in E.M. Forster's The Longest Journey contains Rickie's reasons for leaving his wife Agnes?

2. Choose the best answer. Which three ideas is Rickie most preoccupied with throughout E.M. Forster's The Longest Journey?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet offers an assessment of what you remember from The Longest Journey. You'll check what you know about the important characters and key events in the story.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The purpose of this quiz and worksheet is to review what you know about:

  • The general story line
  • Why Rickie leaves Agnes
  • The ideas that Rickie is most obsessed about in the book
  • How Rickie feels about Steven

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - revisit what you know about Rickie in the story to answer questions about why he wants to leave Agnes
  • Information recall - see if you can remember what ideas Rickie is most preoccupied with during the story
  • Reading comprehension - check what you read to ensure that you were able to pull out the most important events in the story

Additional Learning

You'll find more information about this topic if you read the provided lesson, The Longest Journey by E.M. Forster: Summary. This lesson offers more insight to:

  • Background on the main character of the story
  • Rickie falling in love with Agnes
  • Rickie learning he has a half-brother
  • Agnes' manipulations
  • Learning who Stephen's father was
  • What happens to Rickie's writings at the end of the story