The Good Earth

by: Pearl S. Buck

Plot Overview Quiz

Further study Plot Overview Quiz

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What does Wang Lung’s father request for his son from the powerful Hwang family?

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What kind of crisis causes the family to move to a southern city?

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Where do Wang Lung and O-lan get the money they need to move back to their land?

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What aspect of O-lan’s appearance does Wang Lung find fault with right before becoming obsessed with Lotus?

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What do Wang Lung’s sons plan to do after his death, despite his objections?