Chekhov Stories

Further Study

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

Further Study Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

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What does disease represent in The Black Monk and The Grasshopper?

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What do many of Chekhov's protagonists experience at the end of the narratives?

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What motif does Chekhov use to explore inequality between social classes?

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What is characteristic of Chekhov's descriptions of the breakdown of aristocratic society?

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What symbols provide the reader with clues to the wealth and views of Chekhov's characters?