The Red Badge of Courage

by: Stephen Crane

Plot Overview Quick Quiz

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At the start of the novel, Henry Fleming’s greatest concern about the impending battle is that he may ___.

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What colors are worn by the two battling regiments in The Red Badge of Courage?

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What is being referred to by the phrase, “a red badge of courage”?

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On which part of his body does Henry sustain a wound from a fleeing fellow soldier?

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What fallen object does Henry pick up and carry during the battle, in an attempt to prove his courage?