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The Brothers Karamazov

The Brothers Karamazov

by Fyodor Dostoevsky

The Brothers Karamazov: Sibling Rivalry Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Brothers Karamazov? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Who looms over the novel as the guru and wise man?


Abraham
Moses
Zosima
Solomon
Q. What happened to the sequel?


Opened with $100 MM at the box office
Was a big clunker
Introduced another set of siblings who got along better
Dostoyevsky died before he could write it
Q. What title could you give Fyodor?


Father of the Year
Father of the Bride
Pretty Awful Father
Mr. Congeniality
Q. How does Alyosha speak?


Often and about just about anything
Succinctly and directly
Musically; everything is in song
Q. Smerdyakov's physique is compared to a


Bobcat
Alley cat
Eunuch
Tiger
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