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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Sam feel such a desire to stay in prison with Pickwick?
(a) He has no other job.
(b) He feels an obligation.
(c) He fears Pickwick will be taken advantage of.
(d) He has nowhere else to go.
2. Who takes Mrs. Bardell back to London?
(b) Mr. Dodson.
(c) Mr. Foggs.
(d) Mr. Jackson.
3. What was Mrs. Bardell doing when she was taken back to London?
(a) Eating dinner.
(b) Taking a tour.
(c) Having tea.
4. Who tells Ben that Arabella has eloped?
(a) His aunt.
(b) His sister.
(c) His client.
(d) His father.
5. Why does Pickwcik choose to go to prison rather than pay the fine?
(a) He thinks he deserves prison time.
(b) He doesn't want to support a corrupt system.
(c) He doesn't think Mrs. Bardell deserves it.
(d) He doesn't have the money available.
6. When is Pickwick's trial to be held?
(a) February 12th.
(b) February 14th.
(c) February 4th.
(d) February 22nd.
7. What does Mr. Perker say Arabella has a good talent for?
(b) Charming others.
(c) Forgiving others.
8. What is the main reason Ben wants Bob to marry his sister?
(a) Her dowry can support their business.
(b) Ben is his good friend.
(c) His father always liked Bob.
(d) He wants Arabella to stay local.
9. Who starts a fight at the meeting Tony takes Sam to?
(b) Reverend Stiggins.
(d) Arabella Allen.
10. What does Susan do the entire time she is visiting Sam in prison?
11. What kind of prison is Pickwick taken to?
(a) A debtor's prison.
(b) An adulterer's prison.
(c) A juvenile prison.
(d) A geriatric prison.
12. Where does Winkle Sr. live?
13. Who did Mrs. Bardell say instigated her trial against Pickwick?
(b) Sam Weller.
(c) Her lawyers.
(d) He mother.
14. Who does Sam send Trotter to get when he sees Mrs. Bardell back in London?
(c) Mr. Perker.
(d) Mr. Dodson.
15. How long will Sam stay in prison?
(a) 1 year.
(b) 6 months.
(c) 18 months.
(d) As long as Pickwick does.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the main problem Ben sees in his plan to get Arabella to marry Bob?
2. How did Winkle Sr. find out about his son's elopement?
3. Who lives next door to Arabella?
4. What does Sam bring to Pickwick after his first night in prison?
5. Who sends Mary a Valentine card?
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