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Walden

Walden

by Henry David Thoreau

Walden: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Walden? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Walden was probably one of the first


Politicians
Biologists
Environmentalists
Oncologists
Q. Walden examines his fellow man and finds him


Lacking
Happy
Fulfilled
Q. Thoreau compares American society to all except


Native Americans
Albanians
Greek
Chinese
Q. Thoreau would agree with which of the following?


The smartest people go to college
Each individual needs to learn through experience
The best way to learn is to go to a good school
All intelligence is the same
Q. Thoreau believed the vast majority of people were


Lonely
Busy
Creative
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