The Tell-Tale Heart
The Tell-Tale Heart
by Edgar Allan Poe

The Tell-Tale Heart: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

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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
Power
Freedom and Confinement
Happiness
Literature and Writing
Q. The main character promises a tale of


Foolishness and Folly
Love
Redemption
Cunning and Cleverness
Family
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


Truth
Justice
American Way
Time
Reality
Q. This story deals with fear of death and dying. Which theme is this?


Mortality
Morbidity
Morality
Mysticism
Mythology

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