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by Thomas More

Utopia: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Utopia? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Utopia has lots of interesting geographical characteristics, but this one might be the most important.

It has lots of cities
A river runs through it
It's an island
It has an overly active monkey population
Q. When we first meet Raphael Hythloday, what character does his appearance most resemble?

A philosopher
A weary traveler
An angry politician
A lost child
Q. Giles, More, and Hythloday all head off to a garden for their intense chat. What's its fancy, literary name, again?

Locus Amoenus
Hocus Locus
The Garden of Eden
Thomas More's Garden
Q. What character uses humor to offer biting criticism?

A Friar
A Philosopher
A Fool
A Syphogrant
Q. What was going on in the world that might make the travel described in Utopia extra important?

The Crusades
The Expulsion from the Garden of Eden
Henry VIII's numerous wives
New World Discovery