Great Expectations Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Pip's roommate in London teach him on their first night together?

2. What does Wemmick call his father?

3. What is the name of the young lady Pip meets at Miss Havisham's house?

4. What is the name of the tailor where Pip gets his first suit?

5. What does Estella do before Pip leaves her house for the second time?

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Pip tell his sister he does at Miss Havisham's house when he comes back for the first time?

2. What surprising event does Pip see on a handbill when he returns to London after visiting Estella?

3. What does the escaped convict say to Pip when they first meet?

4. What does Pip do on his first visit to Miss Havisham's house that leads Estella to scorn him?

5. Towards what profession is Pip's education leading when he first visits with Mattew Pocket?

6. What does Pip bring to the escaped convict after going to his sister's house to find supplies?

7. What does Pip say to Biddy when he takes her out on the marshes?

8. What happens when Orlick gets jealous of Pip's day off from work?

9. What does Herbert tell Pip about Miss Havisham?

10. What does the convict say to keep Pip out of trouble when he is found on the marshes?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Love is a very important theme and motivating factor in this book. Which characters are most affected by this theme? Which relationships are the most significant to the plot, and why?

Essay Topic 2

Fear is a common theme in this book that is presented a number of times by a number of characters. What are some of these instances, and how does fear affect the characters in the book?

Essay Topic 3

With which character do you relate the most in this book? Why is this? How does this character change throughout the book?

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