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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: Themes (For the Most Part) 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. The House of Seven Gables is about how what can mess you up?


School
Friends
Relationships
Marriage
Family
Q. Even if the Pyncheon family genes make you more likely to go bad, that doesn't mean you have to. This comment shows which theme?


Family
Fate and Free Will
Justice and Judgment
Religion
Pride
Q. Hawthorne criticizes the state institutions of Massachusetts. This statement comments on which theme?


Family
Religion
Gender
Fate and Free Will
Justice and Judgment
Q. Jaffrey Pyncheon's job suggests which theme will be present?


Family
Fate and Free Will
Justice and Judgment
Religion
Love
Q. Hawthorne seems to associate strength with masculinity and weakness with femininity, showing which theme?


Justice and Judgment
Family
Fate and Free Will
Gender
Religion
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