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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How many visitors does Marley say will come to Scrooge in the night?
2. How much time does Scrooge allow his employee to take off for the holiday?
(a) Three days.
(b) One day.
(c) Two days.
(d) No time.
3. What does the figure of Scrooge's first guest resemble?
(a) A beast.
(b) A child.
(c) An angel.
(d) A man.
4. What is Scrooge's first name?
5. What does the first guest say that he is?
(a) The Ghost of Christmas Spirit.
(b) The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come.
(c) The Ghost of Christmas Past.
(d) The Ghost of Christmas Present.
6. Who is Fan?
(a) Scrooge's mother.
(b) Scrooge's girlfriend.
(c) Scrooge's daughter.
(d) Scrooge's sister.
7. As children, how did Fan and Scrooge travel from the school back home?
(a) In an automobile.
(b) In a carriage.
(c) On horseback.
(d) On foot.
8. What is the second mysterious sound that Scrooge hears?
(a) Floorboards squeaking.
(b) Footsteps pacing.
(c) Doors creaking.
(d) Chains dragging.
9. What does Dickens say does not affect Scrooge?
10. What does Scrooge tell his employee to do in exchange for his time off for the holiday?
(a) Take Scrooge with him to the party.
(b) Work overtime on the weekend.
(c) Cut his pay.
(d) Come in early the next day.
11. Who does Scrooge believe should be confined to prisons and workhouses?
(a) The weak.
(b) The poor.
(c) The elderly.
(d) The children.
12. How does Belle's husband describe Scrooge?
(a) As "quite alone in the world."
(b) As "terribly successful."
(c) As "a man to be feared."
(d) As "unrecognizable to love."
13. How is Scrooge described during his time with the first spirit?
14. When Fan comes running into the room for Scrooge, what does she tell him?
(a) That she has come to take him home.
(b) That she never wants to see him again.
(c) That she is going on a very long trip, but will return for him.
(d) That she is dying.
15. What instrument sounds before Jacob Marley appears?
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the first mysterious sound that Scrooge hears?
2. What must Marley carry around with his spirit?
3. Which word best describes Scrooge?
4. What does Marley say about his own spirit?
5. What does Scrooge ask the first spirit to do for him?
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