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Ariel

Ariel

by Sylvia Plath

Ariel: Advanced "Ariel" Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Ariel? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. In what town did Lady Godiva take her famous ride?


Oxford
Coventry
London
Buenos Aires
Q. What "melts in the wall" in the poem?


Ariel
The speaker's soul
The child's cry
Shakespeare
Q. How does the speaker describe the arrow?


As suicidal
As happy-go-lucky
As murderous
As direct
Q. What color is Ariel?


Black
White
Brown
She's a horse of many colors
Q. What words does Plath use to describe the sun?


Bullseye
Substanceless blue
Red eye
Yellow and bright
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