We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
Crime and Punishment

Crime and Punishment


by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Crime and Punishment: Guilt is a Bad Trip Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Crime and Punishment? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Who is Sonia?

Raskolnikov's kid sister
That chick from Mortal Kombat
Marmeladov's daughter, who has been forced to become a prostitute
Katerina's daughter, who is a pimp
Q. What is Raskolnikov's big crime?

He steals a loaf of bread
He works for the Godfather
He kills a pawn broker
He's a flasher
Q. Why is Dounia marrying Luzhin, according to Raskolnikov?

For lovey-dovey, romance-type reasons
For money & security
She has always enjoyed being married to jerks
She's on drugs
Q. What does Raskolnikov argue in his article on crime?

Crime is the best.
The Joker is his inspiration for criminal activity.
Certain people should be allowed to commit crimes.
You can steal gum, but that's it.
Q. How does Luzhin set up Sonia?

He has a friend get on all fours behind her, then pushes her over
He slips a 100 ruble note in her pocket
He sleeps with her mother
He fills her locker with gumballs
Q. If Porfiry were on a TV show today, which would it be?

Top Chef
American Idol
Planet Earth