Nathaniel Hawthorne's Family Quiz! Trivia

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 72

SettingsSettingsSettings
Nathaniel Hawthorne Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Briefly describe the reason why the Puritans felt it their God given right to persecute the Quakers.
  • 2. 
    Briefly discuss the reasons why the Salem Witch Trial's were able to take place. (please use at least 5 of the 8 reasons mentioned in class...extra points given for using more than 5 reasons).
  • 3. 
    Why did Hawthorne add a W to his name changing it from Hathorne to Hawthorne.
  • 4. 
    Nathaniel Hawthorne Sr. was born in 1775 in this Massachusetts city...
    • A. 

      Boston

    • B. 

      Salem

    • C. 

      Peabody

    • D. 

      Lynn

    • E. 

      Worcester

  • 5. 
    What is the name of Hawthorne's relative who persecuted Quakers...
    • A. 

      Nathaniel Hathorne Sr.

    • B. 

      Major William Hathorne

    • C. 

      John Hathorne

    • D. 

      Michael Hathorne

  • 6. 
    What was the name of Hawthorne's relative who persecuted people during the Salem Witch Trials...
    • A. 

      Nathaniel Hathorne Sr.

    • B. 

      Major william Hathorne

    • C. 

      John Hathorne

    • D. 

      Michael Hathorne

  • 7. 
    What is the name of the book written by Nathaniel Hawthorne that Boston said we would be reading
    • A. 

      Scarlet Number

    • B. 

      The Scarlet A

    • C. 

      The Scarlet Harlot

    • D. 

      The Scarlet Letter

  • 8. 
    What was the name of the court Hawthorne's relative was a magistrate of:
  • 9. 
    What was the name of Nathaniel Hawthorne's mother...
    • A. 

      Elizabeth Clarke

    • B. 

      Sarah Peabody

    • C. 

      Elizabeth Clarke manning

    • D. 

      Hester Prynne

  • 10. 
    What is the name of the man who publicly declared that Nathaniel Hawthorne was a good family man:
    • A. 

      Richard Nixon

    • B. 

      Richard Brodhead

    • C. 

      T. Walter Herbert

    • D. 

      T. Mac Herbert