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The Death of Ivan Ilych

The Death of Ivan Ilych

by Leo Tolstoy

The Death of Ivan Ilych: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Death of Ivan Ilych? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. The narrative centers on Ivan's struggle with


Wills
Children
Writing
Marriage
Terminal illness
Q. Death explores what it means to lead what kind of life?


Happy
Meaningful
Valued
Unique
Interesting
Q. With a few exceptions everyone is a


Martyr
False
Priest
Philospher
Student
Q. The one constant in this story is


Joy
Literature
Religion
Suffering
Science
Q. Who gets a bad rap?


Lawyers
Politicians
Postmen
Writers
Doctors
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