The Tell-Tale Heart
by Edgar Allan Poe
The Tell-Tale Heart: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Tell-Tale Heart? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Something sparks our curiosity and forces us to follow the narrator through the chilling maze of his mind. Which theme is this?
Versions of Reality
Freedom and Confinement
Literature and Writing
Q. The main character promises a tale of
Foolishness and Folly
Cunning and Cleverness
Q. Poe makes a mockery of which phrase?
You have nothing to lose
If you step on a crack, you'll break your friend's back
Blink twice and you'll miss it
Home is where the heart is
Chicken soup makes you a chicken
Q. This story is obsessed with
Q. This story deals with fear of death and dying. Which theme is this?