Main Street

by: Sinclair Lewis

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

Further study Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

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In which of the following ways was Lewis’s portrayal of small-town life a departure from popular depictions of his time?

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Carol’s initial glimpses of Gopher Prairie and also her experience of marriage help convey which of the following human experiences?

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References to the pioneer history of Gopher Prairie help to emphasize which of the following ideas?

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Lewis’s preface shows readers that Gopher Prairie and its inhabitants are symbolic of what?

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Carol’s interests in trains and books reflect her desire for what?