Pride and Prejudice Chapter 18 - 21: Summary & Analysis


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In Chapter 18 of Pride and Prejudice, which of the following disagreeable things does NOT happen to Lizzy at the Netherfield ball?

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1. In Pride and Prejudice, how does Mrs. Bennet embarrass Lizzy and the Bennet family at the Netherfield ball?

2. In Chapter 19 of Pride and Prejudice, why does Mr. Collins refuse to believe that Lizzy means it when she turns down his offer of marriage?

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About This Worksheet & Quiz

Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice is one of the most famous literary works to date. Learn more about the occurrences and characters in chapters 18 through 21 with these assessment materials.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz/worksheet set will ask you about the following:

  • Things that happen to Lizzy at the Netherfield ball in chapter 18
  • How Mrs. Bennet embarrasses Lizzy and the Bennet family at the ball
  • Why Mr. Collins thinks Lizzy isn't serious about declining his marriage proposal
  • Mr. Bennet's threat to Lizzy to marry Mr. Collins
  • Wickham's reason for avoiding the ball
  • Lizzy's method of reassuring Jane about Caroline Bingley's letter

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure you draw the most important information from the lesson regarding the Netherfield ball to answer quiz questions
  • Information recall - access knowledge you have gained about Mrs. Bennet embarrassing her family and Lizzy at the ball
  • Knowledge application - apply your knowledge of Pride and Prejudice's 20th chapter to answer a question on the threat Mrs. Bennet makes to Lizzy

Additional Learning

Explore the plot and events of the novel with our lesson entitled Pride and Prejudice Chapter 18-21: Summary & Analysis. You'll get more details on the following:

  • Lizzy's intentions at the ball
  • Social themes Austen writes about
  • How Charlotte helps Lizzy in chapter 21
  • Why Pride and Prejudice is a novel of manners