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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. How did Danglars become a Baron?
(a) He was willed the title when his father died.
(b) He bought his title.
(c) He married a baroness.
(d) He was promoted in the military.
2. How does Edmond intend to kill himself?
(a) Smashing his head with a rock.
(b) Starving himself.
(c) Hanging himself.
(d) Slitting his wrists.
3. What does Dantès pretend to be to be taken to the next port after he escapes?
(a) A smuggler.
(b) A lost sailor.
(c) A member of a shipwrecked crew.
(d) A confused traveler.
4. Where are dead prisoners buried?
(a) A mass grave pit.
(b) A graveyard.
(c) The ocean.
(d) The garden.
5. Why will Mercédès not marry Fernand?
(a) She is too poor for him.
(b) She is in love with Dantès.
(c) She is too wealthy for him.
(d) She is too young for him.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of Dantès's fiancee?
2. How many days does Napoleon reign before he is ousted again?
3. Where does Albert go for the Carnival Holiday?
4. Why does Faria think Dantès was arrested when he hears his story?
5. What does Albert ask Franz to do after he has been captured?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Franz do when he cannot raise the funds for Albert's ransom?
2. What happens to Villefort when Napoleon comes in and out of power?
3. Why does the Count return the nicest horses in Paris? What does he do to make amends?
4. What does the Count hire two men on the street to do for him?
5. Why does Dantès decide to kill himself, and how does he intend to do this?
6. What does Villefort ask his father-in-law for after Dantès is arrested?
7. Why does Mercédès refuse Fernand's proposal?
8. Why does Dantès make an unscheduled stop? What does he do there?
9. Why does the Count want Madame Villefort to see the chemicals in his house?
10. What is the source of the strange scraping sound Dantès hears after he decides to kill himself?
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