Great Expectations Ch. 13-19

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Great Expectations Ch. 13-19 by Charles Dickens


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why did Joe go to see Mrs. Havisham?
    • A. 

      Pip wanted to introduce him to Estella

    • B. 

      Mrs. Joe made him go because she was curious

    • C. 

      She was dying and he wanted to pay his respects

    • D. 

      She asked him to discuss Pip's apprenticeship and pay for Pip's services.

  • 2. 
    Why does Mrs. Joe get the twenty-five pounds?
  • 3. 
    For what purpose does Pip wish to return to Miss Havisham's after he is dismissed?
  • 4. 
    Why does Biddy come to live with the Gargerys"
  • 5. 
    Explain, "Brag is a good dog, but Holdfast is better."
    • A. 

      Pip's pet is much smarter than Estella's

    • B. 

      It is better to keep your word than to make weak promises

    • C. 

      Brag and Holdfast are two of the dogs used to hunt the escaped convict

    • D. 

      Confidence is good to have, but determination is better

  • 6. 
    What is Pip's great expectation?
    • A. 

      He will become an excellent blacksmith and marry Biddy

    • B. 

      Miss Havisham will employ him and let him live in her house

    • C. 

      Mrs. Joe will die and leave him and Joe in peace

    • D. 

      He will be educated, become a gentleman, and have a benefactor

  • 7. 
    Who will be Pip's Tutor?
    • A. 

      Matthew Pocket

    • B. 

      Estella

    • C. 

      Biddy

    • D. 

      Mr. Wopsle

  • 8. 
    What did Pip want Biddy to do for Joe?  Why?
    • A. 

      Care for hime if Mrs. Joe died, so he would not be alone

    • B. 

      Educate him so that Pip would not be embarrassed of him

    • C. 

      Cheer him up because he had so oppressed by Mrs. Joe.

    • D. 

      Make a new suit of Sunday clothes because his old ones were shabby