British Prose for 12th Grade: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In Dickens' Oliver Twist, which character turns out to be Oliver's half-sibling?

Question 2 2. In George Eliot's Middlemarch, why does Casaubon place a condition on Dorothea to lose her inheritance from him if she marries Ladislaw?

Question 3 3. Which occurrence in the novel highlights the theme of resurrection?

Question 4 4. How does the 1931 movie, Frankenstein, differ from Shelley's literary work?

Question 5 5. In Conrad's 'Heart of Darkness,' what are Kurtz's famous last words?

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Question 6 6. In Emily Bronte's 'Wuthering Heights,' how does Heathcliff end up owning Wuthering Heights?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is a presumption as to why Jane Austen didn't marry?

Question 8 8. In Forster's A Passage to India, what eventually happens to poor Mrs. Moore?

Question 9 9. What conflict is a common theme among the heroines in Jane Austen's novels?

Question 10 10. Why was Conrad's Heart of Darkness so easily adaptable into the film Apocalypse Now?

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Question 11 11. What was Dickens' first novel?

Question 12 12. All of the following E.M. Forster novels were adapted into films, EXCEPT:

Question 13 13. In a surprise twist in Dickens' Great Expectations, which character is revealed to be the child of Magwitch?

Question 14 14. The theme of the importance of marriage is highlighted after which event in Dickens' David Copperfield?

Question 15 15. In Conrad's Heart of Darkness, when Marlow finally finds Kurtz, what does he discover?

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Question 16 16. What seems to be Forster's critique of British colonial practices in A Passage to India?

Question 17 17. In Dickens' Great Expectations, why does Magwitch gives Pip money?

Question 18 18. Why does Mr. Bulstrode give alcohol to Raffles?

Question 19 19. In Dickens' Oliver Twist, who takes Oliver to Fagin, and why?

Question 20 20. Which work caused Defoe to be thrown in jail?

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Question 21 21. Why is the novel 'David Copperfield' considered to be Dickens' bildungsroman?

Question 22 22. What answer best describes the relationship of Aziz and Fielding at the end of Forster's A Passage to India?

Question 23 23. In Emily Bronte's 'Wuthering Heights,' which character is jealous of the young Heathcliff?

Question 24 24. In Emily Bronte's 'Wuthering Heights,' why does Heathcliff marry Isabella?

Question 25 25. In Dickens' Great Expectations, which of the following is an example of a character seeking to improve his or her social standing?

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Question 26 26. In Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, who torments Jane while she is at Lowood?

Question 27 27. Which Bronte sister wrote the novel 'Jane Eyre'?

Question 28 28. In Emily Bronte's 'Wuthering Heights,' despite Nelly's concern, which characters are encouraged to marry by Heathcliff?

Question 29 29. Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, could be categorized as what type of writing and why?

Question 30 30. What are some other notable examples of Shelley's Frankenstein showing up in pop culture? (A) DC Comics (B) An Abbott and Costello bit (C) 'The Munsters' sitcom (D) The Rocky Horror Picture Show

British Prose for 12th Grade: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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