Candide Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 75:


What does Candide have that makes him still a rich man in Chapter 20? (from Chapter 20)


For whose side does Cacambo encourage Candide to fight? (from Chapter 14)


Why do the Oreillons who captured them decide not to cook and eat Candide and Cacambo? (from Chapter 16)


What news does Candide give the Commandant of the Jesuit military? (from Chapter 14)


What are Cunégonde and the old woman doing when Candide finds them on the banks of Propontis? (from Chapter 29)

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