A Separate Peace
by John Knowles
A Separate Peace: A Togetherness War Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around A Separate Peace? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Where are the boys at boarding school?
Q. What English teacher's adage applies to Knowles?
Write what you know
An apple a day keeps the doctor away
A good smile a day keeps the police away
Ignorance is bliss
Q. If you followed in Knowles' footsteps and wrote a novel like his, you could
Embarrass your high school friends
Create an alternative universe
Create a new superhero with the power to shoot lasers out of his eyes
Q. Gene trains for the
World Wrestling Championship
Q. Which type of vegetation plays a key role in this story?
Q. What does Gene do (a lot)?
Q. What color are Finny's eyes?
Cool blue-green fire
Q. Which guy was not involved in World War II?
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Q. Which story by Homer is mentioned?
Alice in Wonderland
A Prayer of Owen Meany
Q. What is a well-known Exeter pick-up line?
"Can I jounce your limb?"