The Awakening

by: Kate Chopin

Chapters 15–19 Quick Quiz

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What sudden event causes Edna to realize she has become infatuated with Robert?

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Although Edna tells Adèle she would sacrifice her life for her children, what, paradoxically, would she not sacrifice?

3 of 5
What routine social obligation does Edna skip, prompting an argument with Léonce?

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After showing her drawings to Adèle, what aspect of the Ratignolles’ life does Edna realize she does not want?

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Who does Léonce hold up as a positive example to Edna when she stops fulfilling her reception day obligations?