The Good Earth

by: Pearl S. Buck

Analysis of Major Characters Quick Quiz

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Along with love of the land, what motivates many of Wang Lung’s actions?

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What culturally valued feminine attribute defines O-lan’s style of communication?

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How does Wang Lung reward O-lan for the invaluable work she does to improve his social position?

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How does Wang Lung’s oldest son see cultural traditions and customs?

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In what socio-economic condition does Wang Lung’s oldest son grow up, unlike Wang Lung?