Ch 19: GACE English: Dark Romanticism

About This Chapter

Use the activities of this chapter to prepare for questions on the GACE English test about dark romanticism in American literature. These lessons review some of the major works of Poe, Melville and Hawthorne.

GACE English: Dark Romanticism - Chapter Summary

During your studies for the Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) English test, use this chapter to refresh your knowledge about dark romanticism in American literature. Follow along in these short, engaging and mobile device-friendly lesson videos to review the biography, style and works of:

  • Edgar Allan Poe
  • Herman Melville
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne

After watching these videos, test your understanding with the corresponding quizzes. Use the results from these assessments to find the topics you didn't master and use video tags to return to the lessons to improve your understanding of them.

GACE English: Dark Romanticism Chapter Objectives

Prospective English teachers in the state of Georgia take the GACE English exam to demonstrate their mastery over their field of study. Test takers of this computer-based certification exam are asked to complete two subtests, each composed of 65 multiple-choice and two constructed-response questions.

The first test includes a subarea of Reading for Literature, which makes up 37.5% of the test score. Prepare for some these questions to assess your knowledge about dark romanticism in American literature by reviewing this chapter about the works of Poe, Melville and Hawthorne.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
Not Taken
Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
Not Taken

Earning College Credit

Did you know… We have over 160 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.

To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page

Transferring credit to the school of your choice

Not sure what college you want to attend yet? Study.com has thousands of articles about every imaginable degree, area of study and career path that can help you find the school that's right for you.

Support