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The Time Traveler's Wife

The Time Traveler's Wife


by Audrey Niffenegger

The Time Traveler's Wife: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

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Q. Which is not a way Henry and Clare show their love for each other?

Physical love-making
Lovey, dovey nicknames
Clare waiting for Henry to return
Henry returning
Sacrifices they make in daily life
Q. What is determinism?

Really wanting something
Believing life is pre-determined
Being totally obnoxious
Relying completely on fate
Relying completely on Greek gods
Q. Henry and Clare are both raised by

Their natural mothers
Their cousins
Each other's mothers
Women who are not their mothers
Gorillas in the forest
Q. With whom does Henry maintain a relationship?

Dead mother
Dead father
Hamlet's dead father
3 witches from Macbeth
Caesar's ghost
Q. Why does Henry's father lose his will to live?

Henry's mom dies
Henry's crazy time travelling
He loses his job
His football team keeps losing
He loses his house