by George Eliot
Silas Marner: Symbols Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Silas Marner? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Silas is to a spider as Eppie is to _____________.
a pot of gold
Q. What might the lardy-cake symbolize?
Q. Which symbol is associated with alienated labor?
Q. What does gold symbolize for Silas?
Securing his future
Achieving earthly goals
Becoming superior to villagers
Clearing his name