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The Fall of the House of Usher

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  • Q1

    Who is the author of "The Fall of the House of Usher?"

    Emily Grierson

    Edgar Allen Poe

    Charles Dickenson

    Walt Whitman

    30s
  • Q2

    What is a not theme within the short story?

    madness

    death

    revenge

    lying

    30s
  • Q3

    What does Roderick Usher carry with him when he goes to see the narrator on the night his sister "rises from the dead?"

    a candlestick

    a lamp

    a book

    a mouse

    30s
  • Q4

    What is not an aspect of Romanticism within "The Fall of the House of Usher?"

    Religion

    Roderick's struggle with mental instability

    A journey

    Elements of Nature

    30s
  • Q5

    What is the overall mood of this story?

    Dark, Depressing, and Scary

    Light-Hearted

    Optimistic

    Cheerful

    30s
  • Q6

    What happens at the end of the story?

    The horse runs off

    The narrator dies

    Roderick stabs his sister to kill her for the final time

    The Usher house collapses

    30s
  • Q7

    What is the definition of a theme?

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    30s

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