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The Catcher in the Rye

The Catcher in the Rye

by J. D. Salinger

The Catcher in the Rye: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Catcher in the Rye? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. How did Holden lose his brother?


Car accident
Plane crash
Fire
Leukemia
Brain tumor
Q. How does Holden see children?


Innocent
Phony
Self-centered
Uncaring
False
Q. How does Holden involve himself in the world?


He wants to conquer it.
He engages in noble works.
He is altruistic.
He is isolated.
He tries to save it.
Q. How does Holden feel about sex?


Wonderful
Gross
Clean
Unopposed
Open
Q. Holden finds nearly everything


Fixable
Interesting
Useful
Depressing
Happy
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