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The Scarlet Letter

Nathaniel Hawthorne
Further Study

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

Further Study Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

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In the final chapter of the book, what two emotions does the narrator suggest are closely linked?

2 of 5
Why is Hester upset when Chillingworth tells her the town is considering letting her remove the scarlet letter?

3 of 5
Dimmesdale's name is likely intended to suggest what about his character?

4 of 5
What event finally allows Pearl to realize her full humanity?

5 of 5
What do the Native Americans think Hester's letter means when they see her on Election Day?