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The Handmaid's Tale

The Handmaid's Tale

by Margaret Atwood

The Handmaid's Tale: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Handmaid's Tale? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What food comes up frequently?


Waffles
Eggs
Bagels
Milkshakes
Pizza
Q. What image is prevalent in the Commander's house?


Red
Browns
Military
Flowers
Swords
Q. Why did Gilead rise to power?


Strength
Skill
Control of communication
Control of weapons
Control of fertility
Q. What is the symbol for spies?


Ears
Noses
Eyes
Cameras
Big Brother
Q. "Give me children" is a reference to


Genesis
Exodus
Job
Numbers
Deuteronomy
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