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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. What secret has Mrs. Clennam been hiding from Arthur for many years?
(a) That she is outrageously wealthy but doesn't want to give him a dime.
(b) That she is not his birth mother.
(c) That she is really his sister.
(d) That she is illiterate.
2. With whom does Amy request to renew her friendship?
(d) Mrs. Gowan.
3. Who tells Arthur that Minnie has a son?
(a) Little Dorrit.
(b) Miss Wade.
(c) Minnie herself.
4. In Chapter XIX, why is Dorrit not greeted by Amy when he arrives home?
(a) She is mad at him.
(b) He wasn't expected until the next day.
(c) She has fallen and broken her ankle quite badly.
(d) He is surprising her on purpose.
5. Who does Dorrit ask to advise him regarding his money?
(c) Arthur, because he knows he's honest.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Minnie bring to Henry's studio?
2. Where does Cavalletto claim to have seen Blandois recently?
3. What does Panck request of Casby once while Arthur is visiting?
4. Who hosts a farewell dinner for Mr. Dorrit?
5. What does Lion do in Henry's studio?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the story behind Arthur's birth?
2. What does Little Dorrit reflect on as her family begins to travel throughout Europe once they become wealthy?
3. Why is Dorrit so mortified to be seen with John Chivery?
4. What does Little Dorrit do for Arthur while he is in debtors' prison?
5. What does John Baptist Cavalletto tell Pancks and the Plornish family about why he is acting funny?
6. What does Little Dorrit report to Arthur about Minnie's marriage?
7. What does Mrs. Clennam request of Little Dorrit when she goes to find her at the debtors' prison?
8. What kind of background is revealed about Miss Wade through the papers she gives Arthur?
9. What does Rigaud threaten will happen to Mrs. Clennam by the time the debtors' prison doors are closed if she does not pay his ransom demands?
10. Who does Dorrit recognize in his final days?
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