Flowers for Algernon

by: Daniel Keyes

Themes, Motifs & Symbols Quiz

Further study Themes, Motifs & Symbols Quiz

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Charlie’s struggle to consummate his relationship with Alice is an illustration of which theme?

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Professor Nemur and Fay Lillman represent the extremes of which thematic spectrum in the novel?

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Which motif is used to convey Charlie’s progressively increasing intelligence?

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What is Algernon’s liberation from his cage a symbol of?

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What object symbolizes the distance Charlie feels between himself and those of normal intellectual ability?