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The Masque Of The Red Death - Comprehension

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The Masque Of The Red Death Quizzes & Trivia

A multiple choice quiz of comprehension questions on "The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allen Poe.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the Avatar and seal of the Red Death?
    • A. 

      Blood

    • B. 

      Masque

    • C. 

      Clock

  • 2. 
    What were each of the apartments or chambers of the abbey like?
    • A. 

      They were all decorated the same.

    • B. 

      They were each of a different color.

    • C. 

      They were poorly furnished and decorated.

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Its face.

    • B. 

      Its sound.

    • C. 

      Its color.

  • 4. 
    What stalked the rooms, to and fro?
    • A. 

      A multitude of dreams

    • B. 

      A multitude of ghosts

    • C. 

      A multitude of servants

  • 5. 
    Why was the stranger so frightening?
    • A. 

      It was so huge.

    • B. 

      It was so loud.

    • C. 

      It resembled the Red Death.

  • 6. 
    What happened when Prince Prospero confronted the stranger?
    • A. 

      The stranger died.

    • B. 

      Prince Prospero died.

    • C. 

      They had a fight.

  • 7. 
    What happened to the revellers in the end?
    • A. 

      They ran out of Prince Prospero's abbey or palace.

    • B. 

      They killed the stranger.

    • C. 

      They all died.

  • 8. 
    How did Prince Prospero choose to handle the Red Death?
    • A. 

      He took pills.

    • B. 

      He traveled to another country.

    • C. 

      He gathered his friends to his locked in abbey or palace.