* Site-Outage Notice: Our engineering elves will be tweaking the Shmoop site from Monday, December 22 10:00 PM PST to Tuesday, December 23 5:00 AM PST. The site will be unavailable during this time.
Dismiss
© 2014 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
Nothing

Nothing

by Janne Teller

Nothing: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Nothing? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is the symbol of Sofie's rape that goes into the heap of meaning?


A dirty T-shirt
A stained handkerchief
A ripped dress
A pair of stockings
Q. What objects does Anna-Li turn over, symbolically sacrificing her individuality to the group?


Her student ID
Her birth certificate
Her adoption certificate
Her hair
Q. When Ursula-Marie gives up her blue braids, Agnes compares her to which Biblical character, whose hair was a symbol of his strength?


Abraham
Job
Noah
Samson
Q. Holy Karl's demand for Cinderella's head could be seen as a symbol for what type of violence?


Gang violence
Domestic violence
Religious violence
Drug violence
Q. For what branch of philosophy is Nothing an allegory?


Expressionism
Existentialism
Empiricism
Essentialism
Advertisement
Noodle's College Search
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement