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Robert Frost

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Robert Frost Quizzes & Trivia

Take this short quiz to check your understanding of Frost's poems. Take a screenshot of your score report - you'll submit it on the next page!

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the rhyme scheme of "After Apple Picking?"
    • A. 

      a. ABAB BCBC CDCD

    • B. 

      b. ABBA CDDC DEED

    • C. 

      c. ABBA BCCB CDDC

    • D. 

      d. It has no fixed rhyme scheme.

  • 2. 
    In "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening," Frost writes that the speaker imagines his horse to think him strange.  What might be the significance of this?
    • A. 

      a. Frost is implying that the speaker is insane.

    • B. 

      b. The opinion of the horse could represent the opinion of society; the speaker recognizes that in the eyes of his peers, his actions seem strange.

    • C. 

      c. Frost is trying to use humor in his poem.

    • D. 

      d. The talking horse suggests that animals, as representatives of the natural world, are wise and have important things to say to us.

  • 3. 
    In "Acquainted with the Night," the last line of the first stanza, "I have outwalked the furthest city light" suggests that the
    • A. 

      a. speaker's vision is impaired by the rain

    • B. 

      b. speaker only walks in total darkness

    • C. 

      c. speaker sees the lights turned off

    • D. 

      d. speaker walks great distances in the night

  • 4. 
    What is the speaker doing in "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening?"
    • A. 

      a. Watching someone's wood fill up with snow

    • B. 

      b. Taking a stroll through the woods

    • C. 

      c. Walking his horse

    • D. 

      d. Collecting wood for a fire

  • 5. 
    What is the speaker's attitude in "After Apple Picking?"
    • A. 

      a. Apple picking is an easy job.

    • B. 

      b. Apple picking is his favorite time of year.

    • C. 

      c. The speaker has had too much of apple picking.

    • D. 

      d. The speaker hates apples.