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British Fiction for 9th Grade: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In Swift's Gulliver's Travels, why does Gulliver go to Lilliput?

Question 2 2. Which legendary literary character is included in Sir Walter Scott's 'Ivanhoe'?

Question 3 3. In Lord of the Flies, which of the following is NOT a theme of the novel?

Question 4 4. In which of Jane Austen's novels do two sisters, Elinor and Marianne, end up marrying Edward Farrars and Colonel Brandon, respectively?

Question 5 5. What theme/trope really drives George Eliot's work?

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Question 6 6. What is George Eliot's real name?

Question 7 7. What was Dickens' first novel?

Question 8 8. In Animal Farm, what happens once Napoleon is elected to power?

Question 9 9. Which characteristics do the horses in Animal Farm possess?

Question 10 10. Why did Sir Walter Scott first publish his novels anonymously?

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Question 11 11. In Dickens' Great Expectations, which of the following is an example of a character seeking to improve his or her social standing?

Question 12 12. How does Swift's 'A Modest Proposal' function as a piece of satire?

Question 13 13. What is George Eliot's epic, eight-book pastoral novel?

Question 14 14. When did Sir Walter Scott first pick up his love of historical tales?

Question 15 15. Why don't we know much about the personal life of Jane Austen?

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Question 16 16. In Swift's Gulliver's Travels, why is Gulliver exiled by the Houyhnhnms?

Question 17 17. In Lord of the Flies, which of the following characters are killed on the island?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is a presumption as to why Jane Austen didn't marry?

Question 19 19. What conflict is a common theme among the heroines in Jane Austen's novels?

Question 20 20. What exactly is the 'modest proposal' named in the title of Swift's essay?

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Question 21 21. In Dickens' Great Expectations, why does Magwitch gives Pip money?

Question 22 22. In Swift's Gulliver's Travels, the Brobdingnagians are primarily characterized by what trait?

Question 23 23. In Lord of the Flies, what group does Jack lead?

Question 24 24. Why is Sir Walter Scott's genre (the modern historical novel) still popular today?

Question 25 25. In a surprise twist in Dickens' Great Expectations, which character is revealed to be the child of Magwitch?

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Question 26 26. In Lord of the Flies, how do the boys end up on the island?

Question 27 27. The novel Animal Farm, retells the story of _____.

Question 28 28. Which words best describe Napoleon in Animal Farm?

Question 29 29. In George Eliot's Silas Marner, how does she challenge one of the norms of her time period?

Question 30 30. In Dickens' Great Expectations, why did Miss Havisham raise Estella?

British Fiction for 9th Grade: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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