* 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.
The Red Room

The Red Room

by H.G. Wells

The Red Room: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Red Room? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. It is Gothic to contrast dark with


Ghosts
Family
Aristrocracy
Evil
Light
Q. The narrator’s own internal struggle against his fear is mirrored in his physical struggle with


Rats
Ghosts
Darkness
Mice
Ants
Q. "The black shadow sprang back to its place there" is an example of


Alliteration
Assonance
Personification
Simile
Haiku
Q. What "lurks there always"?


Light
Dark
Fire
Heat
Fear
Q. Who is a boy more beautiful than others?


Pygmalion
Galatea
Adam
Apollo
Ganymede
Advertisement
Noodle's College Search
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement