Across Five Aprils

by: Irene Hunt

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quick Quiz

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Which theme in the novel is illustrated by newspaper accounts of the events of the war?

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John’s relationship with Bill once Bill chooses to fight for the other side exemplifies which theme?

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Whose character arc embodies the motif of growing old before one’s time?

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Within the context of the novel, what does Jethro’s coffee drinking symbolize?

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Which motif is illustrated by Bill’s decision to fight for the South?