The Metamorphosis Novel Trivia: Quiz

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The Metamorphosis Novel Trivia. This book by Franz Franka is a captivating read that centered on responsibility, isolation, and sacrifice. Gregor is the breadwinner in his family, and one day he wakes up as a giant spider-free from that responsibility, and now his story changes, and he has to give up his life for his family to prosper. Do take this quiz and see if you remember the book all too well.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    As Gregor deteriorates, what becomes of his family?
    • A. 

      The family's state of affairs improves

    • B. 

      They all go insane

    • C. 

      They, too, fade into obscurity

  • 2. 
    As the story progresses, Gregor's sense of time...
    • A. 

      Becomes increasingly keen

    • B. 

      Begins to vanish

    • C. 

      Is ticked off by the ever-advancing second hand on his precious watch.

  • 3. 
    Gregor is guilty of...
    • A. 

      Countless impetuous actions.

    • B. 

      Failing to act when he should.

    • C. 

      Hating his sister.

  • 4. 
    What was the nature of Kafka's relationship with his father?
    • A. 

      They got along like a house on fire.

    • B. 

      It was turbulent and strained.

    • C. 

      He did not have a father.

  • 5. 
    What is Gregor's ultimate fate?
    • A. 

      Squashed dead by the charwoman

    • B. 

      Jumps out of his window

    • C. 

      Dies in the early morning without any fanfare.

  • 6. 
    How does Gregor react when he hears Grete’s violin?
    • A. 

      He sings along with her playing.

    • B. 

      He hides under the sofa.

    • C. 

      He crawls toward her in the parlor.

    • D. 

      He decides to send her to music school.

  • 7. 
    What price does Gregor pay for his guilt?
    • A. 

      Incredible loneliness

    • B. 

      Jail time

    • C. 

      Disease

  • 8. 
    What relationship is evident between Franz Kafka and Gregor Samsa?
    • A. 

      Kafka dreamt up the character of Gregor.

    • B. 

      Gregor is based on Kafka's father.

    • C. 

      The Metamorphosis could be viewed as autobiographical.

  • 9. 
    How does the family feel after Gregor dies?
    • A. 

      Relieved and happy

    • B. 

      Bitter and resentful

    • C. 

      Confused and angry

    • D. 

      Sad and depressed

  • 10. 
    Even in death, Gregor is made to feel guilty by the family for
    • A. 

      Choosing an inconvenient and impractical apartment

    • B. 

      Never buying them nice furniture

    • C. 

      Soiling their apartment

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