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Madame Bovary

Madame Bovary

by Gustave Flaubert

Madame Bovary: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Madame Bovary? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. As Emma transgresses, what grows?


Beauty
Freedom
Nose
Nails
Hair
Q. What is Emma's worst crime?


Greed
Lust
Selfishness
Laziness
Suicide
Q. Emma's external beauty grows as


She gives into desire
She represses desire
She gets wiser
She gets calmer
She develops a conscience
Q. As the novel ends, what image is present?


Father
Priest
Child
Blind man
President
Q. As she lies dying, Emma is upset by a


Bird
Voice
Star
Rainbow
Book
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