1. What is Robert
Jordan’s nickname for Maria?
2. Why does Maria
have short hair?
3. Why does Rafael
leave his post guarding the camp?
4. How did Pilar’s
relationship with the toreador Finito end?
5. Which of the following
characters does not mention Maria’s physical beauty at some point
during the novel?
6. How do the guerrilla
fighters store their wine?
7. What is Andrés’s
8. What does Maria
say that prompts Robert Jordan to tell her that he loves her?
9. To whom does
Pablo whisper affectionately on the night that Robert Jordan arrives
at the guerrilla camp?
10. Which members
of the guerrilla camp are at least partly of gypsy descent?
how many days do the events of the novel span?
12. Which characters
are referred to as “old”?
13. Which member
of the guerrilla band stays at his observation post throughout the
15. Which of the
following characters fights on the Fascist side?
16. Who is killed
or severely wounded by the explosion at the bridge?
18. Who, to our knowledge,
does not pray during the time span of the novel?
19. What does Robert
Jordan compare to a merry-go-round?
20. Who warns Robert
Jordan to take Maria’s love seriously?
21. What is Robert
Jordan’s theory about why El Sordo’s camp was attacked?
22. Why does Anselmo
no longer pray if he says he misses it so much?
23. What was Robert
Jordan’s occupation in America?
24. During which
war does the novel take place?
25. What happens
at the very end of the novel?