Ch 9: The Grapes of Wrath Character Quotes

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Check out this convenient study resource to analyze important character quotes from ''The Grapes of Wrath.'' These mobile-friendly lessons can help you prepare for exams, finish homework assignments and improve your overall understanding of the novel's most significant quotes.

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This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about The Grapes of Wrath quotes for a standard literature course. You'll analyze quotes from the following characters:

  • Tom Joad
  • Ma and Pa Joad
  • Jim Casy
  • Rose of Sharon
  • Granma and Grampa
  • Al
  • Noah
  • Uncle John
  • Ruthie
  • Floyd Knowles
  • Muley

13 Lessons in Chapter 9: The Grapes of Wrath Character Quotes
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The Grapes of Wrath Tom Joad Quotes

1. The Grapes of Wrath Tom Joad Quotes

Tom Joad is one of the central characters in ''The Grapes of Wrath'' and goes through important transitions during the book. In this lesson, we will look at some of the quotes that highlight aspects of Tom's character and the changes he undergoes.

The Grapes of Wrath Ma Joad Quotes

2. The Grapes of Wrath Ma Joad Quotes

If you are reading ''The Grapes of Wrath,'' you may have noticed that Ma has some pretty interesting comments about life. If you didn't catch them all, don't worry. In this lesson, we will take a look at three of her most memorable quotations.

The Grapes of Wrath Pa Joad Quotes

3. The Grapes of Wrath Pa Joad Quotes

If you are reading ''The Grapes of Wrath'' you may have picked up on Pa's sensitive but logical nature. If you did not notice, do not worry since we will cover this in this lesson,by looking at three of Pa's most revealing quotes.

The Grapes of Wrath Jim Casy Quotes

4. The Grapes of Wrath Jim Casy Quotes

In ''The Grapes of Wrath,'' the character named Jim has one of the most interesting backstories as well as some important ideas about what the future should hold. In this lesson, we will take a look at just what Jim Casy thinks by examining his quotes.

The Grapes of Wrath Rose of Sharon Quotes

5. The Grapes of Wrath Rose of Sharon Quotes

In 'The Grapes of Wrath,' the character named Rose of Sharon has the special privilege of being the last person to speak in the book. While that quote is an exception, most of her quotes and comments are about one particular obsession she has. Read on to find out more.

The Grapes of Wrath Granma Quotes

6. The Grapes of Wrath Granma Quotes

If you are reading ''The Grapes of Wrath'' you may have noticed how interesting the characters are. One of the funniest or at least most distracting characters is Granma. In this lesson, we will take a look at some of her more memorable quotes.

The Grapes of Wrath Grampa Quotes

7. The Grapes of Wrath Grampa Quotes

In ''The Grapes of Wrath,'' one of the best ways to understand a character is by looking at their quotes. In this lesson, we will take a look at some of Grampa's most revealing comments. Read on to find out more.

The Grapes of Wrath Al Quotes

8. The Grapes of Wrath Al Quotes

There are a lot of characters to keep track of in 'The Grapes of Wrath.' As the Joad family makes their incredible journey, we get to know each of them a little better. In this lesson we will take a close look at Al's quotes and explore what they say about him.

The Grapes of Wrath Noah Quotes

9. The Grapes of Wrath Noah Quotes

If you are reading 'The Grapes of Wrath', you may have missed the character named Noah. He is described by the narrator as quiet and as being disconnected from the world around him. Despite this, Noah still has a few memorable and important quotes - let's take a look.

The Grapes of Wrath Uncle John Quotes

10. The Grapes of Wrath Uncle John Quotes

If you are reading 'The Grapes of Wrath', you may find it difficult to keep track of all the different characters and what their personalities are. In this lesson, we'll take a look at some of Uncle John's quotes to get a better idea of who he was.

The Grapes of Wrath Ruthie Quotes

11. The Grapes of Wrath Ruthie Quotes

''The Grapes of Wrath'' is the story of the Joads and their journey to California to look for work. This lesson provides insight on Ruthie, one of the Joads' youngest children.

The Grapes of Wrath Floyd Knowles Quotes

12. The Grapes of Wrath Floyd Knowles Quotes

Floyd Knowles plays a pivotal role in the Joads' journey in 'The Grapes of Wrath', in spite of only appearing for a short time in the book. He makes Tom and Al confront some tough realities about their future in California.

The Grapes of Wrath Muley Quotes

13. The Grapes of Wrath Muley Quotes

If you are reading ''The Grapes of Wrath'', you may have missed out on Muley since he pops up out of nowhere and then disappears just as quickly. In this lesson we will take a look at some of Mueley's important quotes.

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