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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Pages 1-15:.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Mrs. Mayoress say Moll may become a gentlewoman for all they know?
(a) she is very lovely.
(b) she has a gentlewoman's air about her.
(c) she speaks with proper English.
(d) she has a gentlewoman's hands.
2. What does the narrator admit about the text?
(a) that it is difficult to follow.
(b) that it is totally fiction.
(c) that it is just as written in a diary.
(d) that it has been put into new words.
3. What does the narrator insist that the characters must eventually become?
(b) real people.
(c) hardened criminals.
4. What type of instruction does the narrator say is included in the story?
(a) how to escakpe from prison.
(b) how to steal without getting caught.
(c) how to avoid thieves and pickpockets.
(d) how to tell when someone is lying.
5. Why does Mrs. Mayoress come to the school?
(a) to look for the little gentlewoman.
(b) to find a new slave.
(c) to have some garments mended.
(d) to order a new dress.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does the narrator say it is difficult to have a private biography taken seriously?
2. Why does the narrator say that the ugly and wicked part of a person's life must be presented?
3. What does Mrs. Mayoress call Moll that she thinks is a bad name?
4. How does Moll propose to make her own living?
5. What does the narrator say the problem is with writing such a story of three decades of crime?
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