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Young Goodman Brown

Young Goodman Brown


by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Young Goodman Brown: Nathaniel Hawthorne: Puritan Hunter Quiz

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Q. What was the original spelling of Hawthorne's last name?

Q. Which of these is another of Hawthorne's major works?

The Scarlet Letter
A Farewell to Arms
The Golden Bowl
Q. Hawthorne's attitude toward his Puritan ancestors is best described as:

Disgust, plain and simple
Thoroughly respectful
Often critical, but sometimes quite respectful
Q. Which of the following American authors was alive at the same time as Hawthorne?

Maya Angelou
Don DeLillo
Edgar Allan Poe
Barack Obama
Q. Which of these was a job that Hawthorne worked?

Short story writer for magazines
General in the Mexican War
Rodeo clown