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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. When Arthur asks Little Dorrit if she is hiding any secrets from him, what does she say?
(a) Her secret is a surprise.
(b) She will be put to death if she reveals her secrets.
(c) No, she is not, but in reality she does.
(d) She has some but doesn't want to share them.
2. Who is Henry Gowan?
(a) Daniel's brother.
(b) The town tax collector.
(c) A frequent visitor to the Meagles.
(d) Arthur's brother.
3. For how long has Mr. Clennam been in China before he returns home?
(a) 20 days.
(b) 20 years.
(c) 20 months.
(d) 20 weeks.
4. How is Mr. Merdle held by the Society?
(a) In high regard.
(b) They view him as an embarrassment.
(c) They don't even know he exists.
(d) In low regard.
5. What secret is Little Dorrit actually keeping from Arthur when he asks?
(a) That she is going to run off with a different young man.
(b) That she is planning a really fun birthday party for him.
(c) That she is in love with him.
(d) That she knows about his inheritance.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Arthur first arrange to meet Amy?
2. What kinds of lessons does Amy arrange for her sister?
3. Where do the Barnacles stay when they come for Henry and Minnie's wedding?
4. How does Mrs. Clennam feel about her husband?
5. What is Blandois's real name?
Short Essay Questions
1. How has Arthur's mother been living while her son has been in China?
2. How is the character of Blandois introduced?
3. What does Pet confide in Arthur during a private conversation between the two of them?
4. What role does Amy play in her family?
5. How does Arthur feel about finding out about the Dorrit family fortune?
6. Why does Little Dorrit's father live in the debtors' prison?
7. What happens to Tattycoram when she leaves the Meagles's house?
8. What happened to Maggy that makes her character unique in "Little Dorrit"?
9. What does Arthur realize when visiting with his old girlfriend, Flora, for the first time since his return to China?
10. What does Arthur realize about Pet and Henry when he first meets them during dinner at the Meagles's?
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