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by Christina Rossetti

Up-Hill: Hit the Books Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Up-Hill? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Matthew 7:8 references which line of the poem?

line 11
line 1
line 17
it doesn't relate to the poem
Q. What famous book also uses the metaphor of a journey to describe a Christian's journey to salvation and was likely a source of inspiration for Rossetti?

The Pilgrim's Progress
Macmillan Magazine
Her brother's unpublished book of poems
Q. What famous Biblical story involves an inn?

The creation of the world
Moses and Red Sea
The Christmas story
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Q. Which of the following poems was illustrated by Rossetti's brother?

"Goblin Market"
The Pilgrim's Progress
Q. "Up-Hill" was first published as a part of what?

Poems, by Christina Rossetti
Macmillan's Magazine
It was never published