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The House of the Seven Gables

The House of the Seven Gables


by Nathaniel Hawthorne

The House of the Seven Gables: Clark Had a Large Family Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The House of the Seven Gables? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Of what does Colonel Pyncheon accuse Maule?

Killing Professor Plum in the study with the rope
Q. What is found on Colonel Pyncheon’s neck?

A note
A hickey
A bruise
Q. Who inherits the House of the Seven Gables?

The Maule family
Jaffrey Pyncheon
Hepzibah Pyncheon
Tim Burton
Q. What crime did Judge Pyncheon commit?

He accepted bribes
He committed murder
He forged a signature
Nothing, unless loving too much is a crime
He performed blackmail
Q. What is Mr. Holgrave’s place at the House of Seven Gables?

He is the butler
He is the gardener
He is the mail picker-upper
He is a lodger