Wuthering Heights: Plot Overview and Character Analysis


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In Emily Bronte's 'Wuthering Heights,' how does Heathcliff end up owning Wuthering Heights?

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1. In Emily Bronte's 'Wuthering Heights,' what happens to Catherine after she gets bitten by a dog?

2. In Emily Bronte's 'Wuthering Heights,' why does Heathcliff marry Isabella?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Wuthering Heights is a novel by Emily Bronte, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of the book. You'll be assessed on your understanding of the plot and characters of the book.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

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

  • History of the estate called Wuthering Heights
  • Plot of Wuthering Heights
  • Characters of this novel

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related literature lesson
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately identify main characters, such as Heathcliff and Catherine
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding how Heathcliff ended up owning the estate called Wuthering Heights
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the part that jealousy plays in the story

Additional Learning

To learn more about literature, review the following lesson on Wuthering Heights Summary & Characters. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn the story of Wuthering Heights
  • Understand the characters of Wuthering Heights
  • Know how the novel was received in its own time