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My Ántonia

My Ántonia

by Willa Cather

My Ántonia: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around My Ántonia? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What "sunk back to its own littleness somewhere on the prairie"?


Fork
Rig
Plough
Horse
Barn
Q. Against what is man no match?


Other men
Natural world
Wolves
Depression
Government
Q. A plough can be a symbol for


Transportation
Communication
Mechanization
Leaving land
Living off land
Q. What geographic region provides the setting?


Latin America
American West
Eastern Europe
American South
New England
Q. Mr. Shimerda commits suicide after a difficult


Summer
Spring
Winter
Fall
Love affair
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