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The Haunted Palace

The Haunted Palace


by Edgar Allan Poe

The Haunted Palace: A Peculiar Palace Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Haunted Palace? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What color are the banners that fly above the palace?

Q. What two kinds of gems are on the palace door?

Diamond and emerald
Onyx and sapphire
Amethyst and quartz
Pearl and ruby
Q. What is the "troop of Echoes" doing as they flow out of the palace doors?

Q. Who attacks the palace in the second-to-last stanza?

"Evil things"
"Angry elves"
"Ugly orcs"
Q. What comes out of the door in the last stanza?

A boisterous rabble
A galloping gaggle
A galumphing group
A hideous throng