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Midnight's Children

Midnight's Children


by Salman Rushdie

Midnight's Children: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Midnight's Children? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What do noses represent?

The place where the self meets the outside
Toucan Sam
Smelly stuff
Q. What are knees good at?

Q. Which of these does not involve the perforated sheet?

Jamila Singer's career
The Buddha's memory loss
Aadam and Naseem's marriage
Ahmed and Amina's marriage
Q. Who gave Amina and Nadir the spittoon?

Aadam Aziz
The Rani of Cooch Naheen
Mian Abdullah
Q. Who plays hit the spittoon?

Old men
Young Men
No one, anymore