How Well Do You Know The Alchemist Novel

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How Well Do You Know The Alchemist Novel

The Alchemist is a novel that tells the tale of a young Andalusian shepherd in his journey to the pyramids of Egypt, after having a recurring dream of finding a treasure there. Well, that's just a rundown about the Alchemist novel. Take this quiz to find out how much more you know about the novel.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Originally written in Portuguese, The Alchemist was first published in what year?
    • A. 

      1988

    • B. 

      1980

    • C. 

      1890

    • D. 

      1997

  • 2. 
    Who is the main character in the novel?
    • A. 

      John

    • B. 

      Salem

    • C. 

      Giza

    • D. 

      Santiago

  • 3. 
    As part of a series, The Alchemist is preceded by........
    • A. 

      The Pilgrimage

    • B. 

      Travails of Brother Jero

    • C. 

      Echoes of War

    • D. 

      The Forbidden Fruit

  • 4. 
    The Alchemist was written in the context of what society?
    • A. 

      The African society

    • B. 

      The Brazilian society

    • C. 

      The Chinese society

    • D. 

      The Korean society

  • 5. 
    The novel can best be described as a ___________
    • A. 

      Comedy novel

    • B. 

      Crime novel

    • C. 

      Adventure novel

    • D. 

      Religious novel

  • 6. 
    What is the condition given to Santiago before he can marry Fatima?
    • A. 

      He must find his true self

    • B. 

      He must fend for her

    • C. 

      He must finish his journey

    • D. 

      He must pay for her bride price

  • 7. 
    At the oasis, Santiago fell in love with ___________
    • A. 

      Esther

    • B. 

      Giza

    • C. 

      Khadijhat

    • D. 

      Fatima

  • 8. 
    What is the central idea of the film ?
    • A. 

      Murder and Crime

    • B. 

      Discovering one's destiny

    • C. 

      Love

    • D. 

      Lust

  • 9. 
    Kajol and Karan Johar  launched The Alchemist's theatrical adaptation in which country?
    • A. 

      India

    • B. 

      China

    • C. 

      Nigeria

    • D. 

      Korea

  • 10. 
    According to the fortune teller, the treasure is nkwor at the ______    
    • A. 

      Museum

    • B. 

      River

    • C. 

      Oasis

    • D. 

      Egyptian Pyramid

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