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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where was Scrooge left by his family during the holiday season?
(a) At school.
(b) On the streets.
(c) With a distant relative.
(d) At an orphanage.
2. What literary character does Scrooge imagine that he is friends with as a young boy?
(a) Huckleberry Finn.
(b) Robinson Crusoe.
(c) The Hunchback of Notre Dame.
3. What holiday is being celebrated when the story opens?
(d) New Year's.
4. When Fan comes running into the room for Scrooge, what does she tell him?
(a) That she never wants to see him again.
(b) That she has come to take him home.
(c) That she is going on a very long trip, but will return for him.
(d) That she is dying.
5. What does Belle claim has corrupted Scrooge?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the spirit regretfully tell Scrooge about Fan?
2. As Scrooge witnesses the various scenes of his childhood, what seems to be slipping away from him as he grows older?
3. Who is Fan?
4. As children, how did Fan and Scrooge travel from the school back home?
5. What must Scrooge do in order to be taken back to his home?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens in the scene with Fan?
2. How is London described in the opening of the novel?
3. Who is Jacob Marley, and what does the reader learn about him right away?
4. What does Marley beckon Scrooge to see outside his bedroom window and how does Scrooge react?
5. What does Belle notice that has changed about Scrooge, and how does she react?
6. Who is Fred, and what happens when he comes to visit Scrooge?
7. How does Scrooge react to the scenes from his childhood in the countryside?
8. What is the conversation that transpires between Bob Cratchit and Scrooge about time off from work?
9. Who are the two men that come to Scrooge's door, and what do they ask of him?
10. How does the first spirit take Scrooge back in time?
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