Great Expectations Novel Exam! Trivia Quiz

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Great Expectations Novel Exam! Trivia Quiz

“Great Expectations” is a story by Charles Dickens. It was first published in book form in 1861. It is a classic coming of age story. This quiz involves understanding why Mrs. Joe gets the twenty-five pounds; why does Biddy come to live with the Gargerys, Pip’s great expectation, who will be Pip’s tutor, and what did Pip want Biddy to do for Joe. You unquestionably need to take this excellent quiz.


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

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