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The Little Prince

The Little Prince


by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

The Little Prince: Bittersweet Symphony Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Little Prince? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. How does the prince tell the narrator that they’ll be able to communicate, once the prince leaves earth?

by listening to laughter in the stars
by staring into the deepest sea
by running fingers through grains of sand
by telephone and email
Q. What is the narrator’s profession?

Q. What does the salesman sell?

blueberry-flavored gum
tablets that reduce thirst
energy juice
Q. Which of these characters is NOT in the book?

a king
a railway switchman
a lamplighter
an auto mechanic
Q. What does the flower think her thorns are?