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The Fault in Our Stars

The Fault in Our Stars


by John Green

The Fault in Our Stars: Symbols Quiz

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Q. What are the phrases "Home Is Where the Heart Is," "Good Friends Are Hard to Find and Impossible," and "True Love Is Born from Hard Times" examples of?

Popular 70s songs
Love letters that Augustus sends to Hazel
Fortune cookies that Hazel gets
Q. In what activity does Augustus keep trying to be annoyingly heroic?

Video games
Tutoring at the hospital
Stopping muggings in Indianapolis
Escorting Isaac everywhere
Q. Why is Hazel so determined to find out what happened at the end of An Imperial Affliction?

Because she has a crush on Peter Van Houten
Because the hamster reminds her of her own pet hamster
Because she wants to know what will happen to her loved ones after she dies
Because she hates incorrect grammar
Q. What symbolic object does Augustus refer to as "the killing thing"?

The cancer
Hazel's farts
A saber-tooth tiger
A cigarette
Q. What does Hazel talk about in her eulogy for Augustus at his actual funeral?

How Augustus had a great leg