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English III S2: Studies In The American Novel Test

James Fenimore Cooper wrote the Leatherstocking Tales.

The Leatherstocking Tales include _____.
The Deerslayer
The Last of the Mohicans
The Pathfinder

The book that first brought recognition to Mark Twain was ______.
Tom Sawyer

The Pearl was based on a Mexican folktale.

An analogy ______.
compares two things that are alike

Interpretation, analysis, and evaluation are types of criticism.

Nathaniel Hawthorne thought himself a romancer.

Interpretation deals with _____.
content and meaning

Match the author or character to the novel.
1. Captain Ahab
2. Natty Bumpo
3. Mark Twain
4. Imlay
5. Dreiser
6. Stephen Crane
7. Hawthorne
8. Harriet Beecher Stowe
9. Wila Cather
10. Stienbeck
2. The Last of the Mohicans
5. The American Tragedy
4. The Emigrants
9. 0 Pioneers!
7. The Marble Faun
10. The Pearl
1. Moby-Dick
8. Dred
6. The Red Badge of Courage
3. Joan of Arc

Three approaches to criticism are ______.

The Nathaniel Hawthorne novel that most famously deals with the effects of guilt is ______.
The Scarlet Letter

The fish is a symbol for _____.
the man’s life

Herman Melville was a reporter.

The bird is a sign of ______.

The old man is ______.

A metaphor is ______.
implied analogy

The Old Man and the Sea is a gothic novel.

Pamela wrote the first American novel.

Samuel Clemens was Mark Twain.

Evaluation deals with ______.

A figurative image ______.
“turns” the obvious meaning

What does the sea symbolize in The Old Man and the Sea?

The Old Man and the Sea takes place in Cuba.

Analysis deals with ______.
style and technique

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court is a satire.

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