by Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Birthmark: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Birthmark? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. When Hawthorne wrote this story, what was the view of science?
Science was a heresy
Science was like magic
Scientific method was glorified
Scientific method was debunked
There was no scientific method
Q. To be human is necessarily to be
Q. What is the personified creator of all things?
Q. Hawthorne views obsession as
Q. Aylmer loves his wife as long as he can make her