Things Fall Apart
by Chinua Achebe
Things Fall Apart: Take Part Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Things Fall Apart? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Who kills Ikemefuna?
Q. What is an ekwe?
A kind of sheep
A musical instrument
Another name for the earth goddess
A type of currency
Q. Why is Okonkwo’s family forced to go into exile?
Because they have poor hygiene
Because they owe too many people money
Because Okonkwo killed a clansman
Because they don’t get along well with others
Q. What do the missionaries want?
To convert the residents of Umofia to Christianity
To buy some yarn
To borrow some locusts
To buy some land
Q. What is Okonkwo’s fate?
He hangs himself
He goes to war
He writes a book
He learns to knit