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Inferno

Inferno

  

by Dante Alighieri

Inferno: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Inferno? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Dante's personal crisis and journey represents


Man's arrival
Man's virtue
Man's relationship with God
Man's moment of weakness
Man's spirit
Q. Dark woods might symbolize


Sin
Hope
Prayer
Hate
Fear
Q. The dawn brings


Fear
Hope
Hunger
Language
Birth
Q. The path, which Dante has lost, is


Descent into sin
Respect for family
Use of language
Virtuous man's way of life
Ability to write
Q. The she-wolf is a symbol of


Incontinence
Fraud
Pride
Lust
Greed
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