The Story of an Hour

by: Kate Chopin

Context Quiz

Further study Context Quiz

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Where was Kate Chopin born in 1850?

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What made Chopin unusual for a woman of her time and place?

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What regional setting does Chopin frequently depict in her fiction?

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What Chopin novel, published in 1899, caused scandal for its chronicling of a married woman’s adulterous affair?

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What movement did Chopin champion before it became a major social and political force in America?