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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 does Cavalletto do that makes Arthur think he may know Blandois?
(a) Mention him directly in conversation.
(b) Whistle a tune Blandois used to whistle.
(c) Pull out Blandois's wallet.
(d) Nothing; Arthur just takes a lucky guess.
2. Who comes to visit Mr. Dorrit soon after he returns to London?
(a) Mrs. Merdle.
(b) Mr. Merdle.
3. Whose approval of Fanny and Sparkler's marriage does Mr. Dorrit seek?
(a) Mrs. Merdle's.
(b) His deceased wife's; he visits her grave to "talk" to her.
4. Now that they are very wealthy, what does the Dorrit family decide about Arthur.
(a) That he should be killed.
(b) That he should be paid generously for their help.
(c) That he cannot be part of their lives.
(d) That he should be adopted as one of their own.
5. How long is Dorrit acting funny until he dies?
(a) 10 days.
(b) 10 hours.
(c) 10 months.
(d) 10 minutes.
Short Answer Questions
1. With whom does Dorrit like to go exploring?
2. Who is acting as a model when Minnie visits Henry's studio?
3. With whose penknife does Merdle kill himself?
4. What event do Minnie and Amy attend the night after visiting Henry's studio?
5. Which character does Minnie dislike in Venice?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does the Dorrit family grant Amy permission to renew her friendship with Mrs. Gowan?
2. What are the first signs that something is wrong with Mr. Dorrit?
3. What dynamic does Fanny's relationship with Sparkler create with Mrs. Merdle?
4. What does Franny's marriage allow Dorrit entrance to?
5. Why does Henry insist on his friendship and connection with Blandois?
6. What does Little Dorrit report to Arthur about Minnie's marriage?
7. How does William Dorrit feel about his situation once he settles in Venice?
8. What is Mrs. General's character like?
9. What does Little Dorrit do for Arthur while he is in debtors' prison?
10. Why is Dorrit so mortified to be seen with John Chivery?
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