THE OLD MAN AND THE SEA by Ernest Hemingway – Test


A multiple-choice, true/false and short answer test for Ernest Hemingway’s novella, The Old Man and the Sea, designed for quick grading.


  • 30 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 5 True/False Questions
  • 2 Short Answer Questions
  • Answer Key (Including Suggested Content for Short Answer Questions)

This assessment tool offers a concise way to gauge student engagement with the text with questions looking at character, setting, and plot. The test also provides questions that require some degree of analysis with questions about style, theme and literary elements.

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