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TESTS AND ANSWERS
_____ 1. "Barkis is willing" to
A. marry Clara Peggotty
_____ 2. At Salem House, David wears a sign which says
A. "Trotwood Copperfield, Esq."
_____ 3. Steerforth reveals Mr. Mell's secret, which is that
A. his mother lives in an alms-house
_____ 4. "The Old Soldier" is a nickname for
A. Miss Murdstone
_____ 5. The "Memorial" is
A. Mr. Dick's writing about his affairs
_____ 6. Aunt Betsey wants David to learn
_____ 7. The character who is always "respectable" is
A. Uriah Heep's mother
_____ 8. Emily's fate is foreshadowed by
I. Annie Strong
A. I and II only
_____ 9. When David tells Dora he's lost his money, she
A. begins to learn cooking
_____ 10. "In short" is a favorite phrase of
A. Uriah Heep
11. Who is the heroine of this book? Explain.
12. Discuss the role of the servants and waiters in this book.
13. How does Dickens "tag" his characters for satiric effect?
14. Discuss Dickens' skill as a psychologist.