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The Phantom Tollbooth
The Phantom Tollbooth
by Norton Juster

The Phantom Tollbooth Learning Guide: Table of Contents

Introduction
Themes
Quotes
Language and Communication
Language and Communication Quotes
Time
Time Quotes
Philosophical Viewpoints
Philosophical Viewpoints Quotes
Freedom and Confinement
Freedom and Confinement Quotes
Cunning and Cleverness
Cunning and Cleverness Quotes
Education
Education Quotes
Versions of Reality
Versions of Reality Quotes
Exploration
Exploration Quotes
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Chapter 9
Chapter 10
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Chapter 13
Chapter 14
Chapter 15
Chapter 16
Chapter 17
Chapter 18
Chapter 19
Chapter 20
Brief Summary
Characters
Milo
Timeline
The Humbug
Tock
Rhyme and Reason
King Azaz
The Mathemagician
Alec Bing
The Soundkeeper
Faintly Macabre
The Dodecahedron
King Azaz's Cabinet
The Demons
The 0.58 Boy
Officer Shrift
The Lethargarians
Chroma the Great
Dr. Dischord and the DYNNE
The Spelling Bee
Minor Characters
Character Clues
Character Roles (Protagonist, Antagonist...)
Protagonist
Antagonist
GuideMentor
Foil
Companion
Analysis
Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
The Phantom Tollbooth
Meals
Gifts
The Doldrums
The Castle in the Air
The Tollbooth
Setting
Narrator Point of View
Genre
Tone
Writing Style
What's Up With the Title?
What's Up With the Ending?
Tough-o-Meter
Plot Analysis
Trivia
Study Questions
Best of the Web
Module Quizzes
Module Flashcards
Quotes (Who Said What) Quizzes
Quotes (Who Said What) Quizzes Flashcards
Quotes (Who Said What) Quizzes True or False
Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz
Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz Flashcards
Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz True or False
Symbols Quiz
Symbols Quiz Flashcards
Symbols Quiz True or False
Phantom Means Something Scary, Right?
Phantom Means Something Scary, Right? Flashcards
Phantom Means Something Scary, Right? True or False
Wouldn’t All Parents Like Their Child to Visit the Silent Valley?
Wouldn’t All Parents Like Their Child to Visit the Silent Valley? Flashcards
Wouldn’t All Parents Like Their Child to Visit the Silent Valley? True or False
Essay
The Phantom Tollbooth
Current Events & Pop Culture
Challenges & Opportunities
Assignments & Activities
Characterization
Chew On This
Character Journal Entry
Facebook Plot Summary
Archetypes
Symbolism, Allusion, and Irony
Literary Devices
Adaptation
Why Should I Care?
Write to Learn
Extra! Extra! Read All About It!
The Phantom Tollbooth WebQuest
Discussion & Essay Questions
Reading Quizzes
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