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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow


by Washington Irving

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow: Watching the Movie is Cheating Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Legend of Sleepy Hollow? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is Ichabod's profession?

He's a teacher
He's a professional singer
He's a pastor
He's a headless horseman
Q. What does Ichabod look like?

He's ugly
He's your typical handsome hero
He's short and fat
He looks just like Johnny Depp
Q. When do we find out the story isn't true?

Right at the beginning
When the Headless Horseman comes around (that's clearly made up)
In the postscript
We never find out
Q. Why does Irving's Horseman terrorize the neighborhood?

He's no good
Because of a conspiracy
To find his head
He's bored
Q. Tim Burton is cool and all, but what genre did Washington Irving influence?

American Gothic
YA Fiction