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Midnight's Children

Midnight's Children


by Salman Rushdie

Midnight's Children: Themes 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. Which of these guys is impotent?

Nadir Khan
Aadam Aziz
Ahmed Sinai
Q. Which of these is not a reason Saleem is other?

He is Kashmiri
He is Anglo-Indian
He has a big nose
He has magical powers
Q. Which of these is likely to be considered important to truth by Saleem?

Military histories
Childhood memories
Historical accuracy
That it actually happened
Q. What is Maya?

A nice lady
A type of curry
A pop singer
Q. What is fatalism?

A new chewing gum
A philosophical viewpoint
A rock band
A literary style