The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins: Summary & Characters


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Of what kind of fiction is The Moonstoneconsidered an early example?

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1. From where was the Moonstone originally stolen and by whom?

2. How is Rosanna Spearman related to Franklin Blake?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet quickly measure your knowledge of the novel The Moonstone. Questions will focus on major events and characters in this novel.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These questions will test your understanding of:

  • The genre The Moonstone is a part of
  • Where the moonstone came from
  • The relationship between Rosanna Spearman and Franklin Blake

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson, such as why Collins uses a multi-narrator structure
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding how Collins challenged Victorian cultural conventions with this novel
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about important characters and events in the novel The Moonstone

Additional Learning

If you want to get a more in depth understanding of the events in this novel, read the lesson titled The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins: Summary & Characters. Topics covered include:

  • Sensation and Gothic novels
  • What happens to the moonstone at the end of the novel
  • How The Moonstone was originally released