Charles Dickens 1 - Answers

Published: Tuesday 9th March 2010
  1. What are the cities featured in "A Tale of Two Cities"? Paris & London.
  2. In "Oliver Twist", who adopts Oliver? Mr. Brownlow.
  3. To whose manor house is Pip sent to in "Great Expectations"? Miss Havishams.
  4. In "A Christmas Carol" who says 'Bah,Humbug'? Scrooge.
  5. In "The Old Curiosity Shop", what is Nell's surname? Trent.
  6. Which of Dickens' novels was the first to appear in print? The Pickwick Papers.
  7. Whose annual income of twenty pounds and annual expenditure of nineteen pounds, nineteen and six result in happiness? Mr. Micawber.
  8. In which Dickens novel does Mr. Micawber appear? David Copperfield.
  9. Who loved Estella? Pip (Great Expectations).
  10. What is the name of Bill Sikes' dog in "Oliver Twist"? Bullseye.
  11. Which of his novels did Dickens say he liked the best? David Copperfield.
  12. Which two Suffolk towns form the backdrop for scenes in "Pickwick Papers"? Ipswich & Bury St. Edmunds.
  13. In which novel does John Harmon feign death? Our Mutual Friend.
  14. "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times", these are the opening lines of which novel? A Tale of Two Cities.
  15. Mr. Murdstone is a character in which novel? David Copperfield.
  16. Which novel begins with 'fog everywhere'? Bleak House.
  17. Which novel is dedicated to Miss Burdett Coutts? Martin Chuzzlewit.
  18. Who said "Please Sir, I Want Some More"? Oliver (Twist).
  19. What was Dickens' last novel? Edwin Drood.
  20. Where is Dickens buried? Westminster Abbey.

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