Beloved

by: Toni Morrison

Themes, Motifs & Symbols Quick Quiz

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The novel’s central theme is the devastation wrought by ___.

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The death of Sethe’s daughter and the exorcism of Beloved are both accomplished in part because of which character(s)?

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Which colors are used throughout the novel to symbolize hope, emotion, vitality, and loss?

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What religion is referenced throughout the language of the novel?

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How do the characters react to the supernatural events that occur throughout the story?