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A Separate Peace

A Separate Peace

by John Knowles

A Separate Peace: Themes (For the Most Part) 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. How old are the boys?


12
14
16
18
20
Q. Feelings of hostility, resentment, and fear dominate even what should be the most peaceful of environments. This is which theme?


Friendship
Warfare
Youth
Identity
Rules and Order
Q. What is isolated physically, mentally, and emotionally from the rest of the world?


Friendship
Warfare
Identity
Youth
Rules and Order
Q. A Separate Peace explores the difficulties with understanding the self during what period of time?


Babyhood
Pre-teens
Adolescence
Post-college
Q. What drives people to unthinkable and incomprehensible action?


Friendship
Warfare
Youth
Identity
Jealousy
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