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The House of Mirth

The House of Mirth

by Edith Wharton

The House of Mirth: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The House of Mirth? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is the name of the game?


Mafia Wars
Monopoly
Yahtzee
Checkers
Social Climbing
Q. What do you need tons of in the social circles of New York?


Family
Children
Real estate
Money
Jewelry
Q. What is the duty and end game of a 29 year old, striking Lily?


Ph.D
M.D.
Wall Street job
Teaching job
Marriage
Q. Beauty is a(n)


Liability
Asset
Net neutral
Shareholder's equity
Privilege
Q. The threat of ____ is an ever-present thundercloud.


Marriage
Love
Financial disaster
Scandal
Illegitimacy
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