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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who does the young lady get to start the rumor that Moll is rich?
(a) the women in the shops.
(b) the newspapers.
(c) the inn keepers in the area.
(d) her young captain husband.
2. What does the narrator say is the value of hard work as a convict?
(a) learning how not to get caught.
(b) coming out of it with a new cast for one's life.
(c) staying out of more trouble.
(d) keeping healthy until released.
3. What does the narrator tell the reader to expect in the story?
(a) sudden changes in location.
(b) sudden surprises of every sort.
(c) sudden shifts of the story line.
(d) sudden lapses in Mill's memory.
4. How do Moll and the young woman next door get even with the young captain?
(a) by destroying his reputation.
(b) by picketing his house.
(c) by fooling him into marrying a shrew.
(d) by sinking his ship.
5. What does Moll persuade the mistress to allow her to do?
(a) find a husband.
(b) live in her house.
(c) run away.
(d) go to school.
6. Why does the narrator say it is difficult to have a private biography taken seriously?
(a) because of lack of interest.
(b) because of romances and novels.
(c) because of being published anonymously.
(d) because of dull lives.
7. What does the gentleman at Bath give Moll?
(a) a small drawer full of gold coins.
(b) a cheque for £1,000.
(c) a letter of credit.
(d) a diamond ring.
8. What does the new mistress lack that the former one had?
(a) fine clothes.
9. At what age do the magistrates declare that Moll should go into service?
(a) age ten.
(b) age eight.
(c) age six.
(d) age twelve.
10. What is Moll's first recollection?
(a) leaving Newgate prison.
(b) learning how to sew.
(c) being among the gypsies.
(d) being hungry on the street.
11. How old is Moll when she is taken in by a kind woman?
(a) just turning twelve.
(b) just a baby.
(c) not above three-years-old.
(d) only one year old.
12. What does the landlady charge Moll for lodging during the winter at Bath?
(a) one pound.
(b) a few shillings.
(d) some bartered goods.
13. What alteration does the narrator say has been made to the story?
(a) more historical references.
(b) more graphic detail.
(c) more modest words.
(d) more stress on the law.
14. Where does Moll take up residence after returning from Virginia?
(d) the Mint.
15. What does Moll discover about her husband in Virginia?
(a) that he is actually her brother.
(b) that he does not own a plantation.
(c) that he is dying of consumption.
(d) that he has black misstresses.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the sister tell her brother now recommends a woman to a gentleman?
2. What does the narrator say results from any wicked action in the book?
3. How does Moll say she and the older brother behaved in the house of an acquaintance when they were alone?
4. Why does Mrs. Mayoress come to the school?
5. Why does the mistress come to talk with Moll while she sews a shirt?
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