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Charles Dickens and his novels

How well do you know Charles Dickens and his works? Can you score full marks? 15 Questions.

 
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1

When was Charles Dickens born?

  • 8 March 1811
  • 7 February 1812
  • 3 January 1813

2

In which Charles Dickens novel does the drunken Mrs Gamp appear?

  • Pickwick Papers
  • David Copperfield
  • Martin Chuzzlewit

3

Which Charles Dickens novel is set during the French revolution?

  • A Tale of Two Cities
  • Oliver Twist
  • Hard Times

4

What is the name of David's great-aunt in the novel David Copperfield?

  • Betty Wood?
  • Betsey Trotwood
  • Eliza Trott

5

Who played Lady Dedlock in the BBC adaptation of Bleak House?

  • Pamela Anderson
  • Pauline Collins
  • Gillian Anderson

6

Which Charles Dickens novel was made into a musical?

  • Dombey and Son
  • Oliver Twist
  • Barnaby Rudge

7

Where is Charles Dickens buried?

  • Highgate Cemetary
  • Westminster Abbey
  • Kensal Green Cemetary

8

Which of these is not a Dickens character?

  • Abel Magwich
  • Ebeneezer Scrooge
  • Dead Eye Dick

9

Which novel was unfinished at the time of Dickens death?

  • Little Dorrit
  • The Old Curiosity Shop
  • The Mystery of Edwin Drood

10

Which famous Dickens character lives a reclusive life dressed for a wedding that never took place?

  • Miss Havisham
  • Betsey Trotwood
  • Louisa Gradgrind

11

Which of these ghosts does NOT appear to Ebeneezer Scrooge on Christmas Eve?

  • The ghost of Christmas past
  • Marley's ghost
  • The ghost of Christmas pudding

12

In Great Expectations where does Pip meet Magwich?

  • In a graveyard
  • In an inn
  • At his sister's house

13

What are the names of the Gradgrind children in the novel Hard Times?

  • Ada and Richard
  • Tom and Louisa
  • Estella and Pip

14

How old was Charles Dickens when he died?

  • 61
  • 55
  • 58

15

What is the profession of Mr Tulkinghorn in Bleak House?

  • Lawyer
  • School teacher
  • Surgeon

 

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