Ch 5: Novel Exemplars: Canterbury Tales, Wuthering Heights & Frankenstein

About This Chapter

This chapter provides literary analyses of ''Canterbury Tales,'' ''Wuthering Heights'' and ''Frankenstein.'' Students can review engaging lessons to learn about the plots, characters and impacts of these novel exemplars.

Novel Exemplars: Canterbury Tales, Wuthering Heights & Frankenstein - Chapter Summary

Fun lessons in this chapter make it easy for students to fully grasp Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer, Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte and Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. Each lesson covers a different novel to help students absorb information at a comfortable pace. Lessons are accessible from any computer, smartphone or tablet, and quizzes are available to assess students' knowledge of concepts covered. Upon completion of the lessons, students will have the knowledge to:

  • Describe the position of women, social rank, Church corruption and more in Canterbury Tales
  • Analyze the characters and describe the plot of Wuthering Heights
  • Differentiate between the film and literature versions of Frankenstein

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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