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The Scarlet Letter

The Scarlet Letter

by Nathaniel Hawthorne

The Scarlet Letter: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

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Q. All the good stuff happens


At Hester's
In the creek
In the woods
At church
At school
Q. What transforms Dimmesdale?


Guilt
A transmogrifier
Sin
Medicine
Alcohol
Q. Most of the townspeople believe their lives are ruled by what?


Hope
Dreams
Education
Fate
Intelligent design
Q. What does the community do to Hester at the end of the novel?


Shuns her
Gives her a group hug
Shames her
Beats her
Forgives her
Q. When a citizen breaks the colony's law, he is also breaking what?


God's law
Hearts
Legs
Peace
Nature
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