From 11:00PM PDT on Friday, July 1 until 5:00AM PDT on Saturday, July 2, the Shmoop engineering elves will be making tweaks and improvements to the site. That means Shmoop will be unavailable for use during that time. Thanks for your patience!
We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
The Red Badge of Courage

The Red Badge of Courage


by Stephen Crane

The Red Badge of Courage: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. Courage is tied to -> Transformation
2. This novel takes place over what time period? -> 4 days
3. The youth learns that what does not make the man? -> Uniform
4. The youth changes from what to what? -> Creative to militant
5. Fear of what causes angst for many soldiers? -> Bad reputation