The Count of Monte Cristo: Summary & Characters


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Who is the main character of The Count of Monte Cristo?

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1. How does Dantes escape from prison in The Count of Monte Cristo?

2. How does Dantes learn about the treasure in The Count of Monte Cristo?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz will ask you about important features of The Count of Monte Cristo, including the novel's protagonist, plot, and themes. You'll answer who the protagonist is, who betrays him, and how he escapes from prison.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

To pass the quiz, you'll need to:

  • Identify the novel's main character
  • Recall how the main character escapes from prison
  • Understand what the protagonist learns about the treasure
  • Recognize the novel's themes
  • Name the character that betrays the protagonist

Skills Practiced

The quiz helps you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - make sure you take away the most important information from the related lesson on The Count of Monte Cristo
  • Information recall - access knowledge you've gained regarding the themes that are explored in the novel
  • Knowledge application - use what you know about The Count of Monte Cristo to answer questions about its protagonist

Additional Learning

To gain a deeper understanding of this novel, read the related lesson entitled The Count of Monte Cristo: Summary & Characters. The lesson will help you:

  • Identify the novel's characters
  • Name the prison the main character is taken to
  • Learn who wrote The Count of Monte Cristo