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The Black Cat

The Black Cat

by Edgar Allan Poe

The Black Cat: Quotes (What was Said) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Black Cat? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is the narrator's "immediate purpose"?


Win praise
Win a medal
Make money
Lay out a series of events
Lay out a tall tale
Q. The narrator's wife's disposition was


Scary
Moody
Similar to his own
Like his mom's
Like her mom's
Q. What did the narrator neglect and ill-use?


Friends
Funds
Books
His pets
His house
Q. What did the narrator bury in his wife's brain?


Pen
Ax
Knife
Sword
Plate
Q. The bed was


Vast
Black
Tiny
Uncomfortable
Curtained
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