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Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: an Introduction

Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: an Introduction

by J.D. Salinger

Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: an Introduction: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: an Introduction? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Like other Salinger stories, this one is filled with


Admiration
Fear
Anger
Ghosts
Blood
Q. These stories about the difficulty in expressing


Emotion
Truth
Directions
Foreign languages
Math equations
Q. The Glass children are all


Intelligent
Dull
Uninspiring
Ugly
Stupid
Q. These stories reflect an interest in what religion?


Judaism
Taoism
Zen Buddhism
Catholicism
Episcopalianism
Q. For a word that gets so little explicit attention, what dominates the thematic undercurrent of these stories?


Fear
Hate
Fate
Free will
Love
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