Barn Burning

by: William Faulkner

Themes, Motifs and Symbols Quick Quiz

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What value is held above all else by Abner Snopes?

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What motif changes from being something suffocating to suggesting freedom by the end of the story?

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What food does Abner Snopes buy in town during the de Spain trial that he splits with his sons?

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What does Abner Snopes build that is “inadequate” when they leave town after the trial with Mr. Harris?

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What item in the story represents Abner Snopes’s resentment at being denied opportunity and privilege?