Transformation in The Metamorphosis: Theme & Quotes


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In this story, what does the 'metamorphosis' refer to first?

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1. Effectively, what do we see happening to Gregor in Kafka's The Metamorphosis?

2. In Franz Kafka's The Metamorphosis, what becomes his sister's new role?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

With this worksheet/quiz, you'll be tested on transformation and change in The Metamorphosis. Topics of the questions include the first use of metamorphosis in the story and an overview of what happens to Gregor Samsa.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Find out how much you know about the following:

  • The role of Gregor's sister in the story
  • Transformation of the story's characters
  • Ultimate result of the sacrifice made by Gregor

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Gregor's character and the first metamorphosis in the novella
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the way the characters in the story transform
  • Making connections - use your understanding of Gregor's change and its connection to his sister's new role

Additional Learning

You can learn more about the famous novella with the lesson named Transformation in The Metamorphosis: Theme & Quotes. These topics will be explored in greater detail:

  • Gregor's self-reflection
  • The way his room changes
  • Excerpts on the transformation of the characters