Here you will find a detailed study guide for every chapter of J.R.R. Tolkien's classic novel The Hobbit. Questions range from basic plot understanding to more abstract, critical-thinking questions.
The study guide meets the following Core Curriculum Standards: 1) Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. 2) Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze in detail its development over the course of the text, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details; provide an objective summary of the text. 3) Analyze how complex characters (e.g., those with multiple or conflicting motivations) develop over the course of a text, interact with other characters, and advance the plot or develop the theme. 3)