Frankenstein Final

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Frankenstein Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The author of Frankenstein is
    • A. 

      Mary Stoker

    • B. 

      Mary Bysshe

    • C. 

      Mary Shelley

    • D. 

      Mary Byron

  • 2. 
    Like the characters in her book, Mary Shelley was very familiar with the heartbreak associated with death.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Who was the creature's first victim?
    • A. 

      Elizabeth Frankenstein

    • B. 

      Mrs. Caroline Frankenstein

    • C. 

      William Frankenstein

    • D. 

      Henry Clerval

    • E. 

      Victor Frankenstein

  • 4. 
    How did Victor Frankenstein die?
    • A. 

      He died from not eating properly and physical exhaustion.

    • B. 

      He died from a broken heart, mourning all those he had lost.

    • C. 

      He died from physical injuries he received from the creature.

    • D. 

      He died from insanity caused by tracking the creature around the globe.

  • 5. 
    Victor stopped working on his second creature because --.
    • A. 

      He ran out of body parts

    • B. 

      He was too exhausted and weak to continue

    • C. 

      He was concerned about creating a race of monsters

    • D. 

      He didn't think the first creature would approve

  • 6. 
    What did Caroline Frankenstein die from?
    • A. 

      She contracted scarlet fever.

    • B. 

      She died of a broken heart.

    • C. 

      She was strangled.

    • D. 

      She died in childbirth.

    • E. 

      The news of Elizabeth's death killed her.

  • 7. 
    Victor was overcome with pride when, after years of study,  he was finally able to create life and saw his creation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    William was killed by being strangled.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Who takes care of Victor and nurses him back to health after he becomes sick?
    • A. 

      Henry

    • B. 

      Elizabeth

    • C. 

      Krempe

    • D. 

      Waldman

  • 10. 
    How does the creature learn to read?
    • A. 

      He learns by watching the DeLacy family (the cottagers).

    • B. 

      He learns by reading Victor's journals.

    • C. 

      He doesn't have to learn; it comes naturally to him.

    • D. 

      He uses Hooked on Phonics.

  • 11. 
    Why does the creature want revenge on Victor?
    • A. 

      Victor created him.

    • B. 

      Victor abandoned him.

    • C. 

      Victor loved him.

    • D. 

      Victor denied creating him.

  • 12. 
    Why, when they meet to talk, does the creature not kill Victor?
    • A. 

      He wants to, but isn't physically able to.

    • B. 

      He doesn't want to, because he wants something from Victor.

    • C. 

      He wants to, but Victor is his father, so he doesn't.

    • D. 

      He doesn't want to, because he feels Victor's not worth it.

  • 13. 
    The creature wants Victor to make him a --.
    • A. 

      Companion

    • B. 

      Brother

    • C. 

      Sister

    • D. 

      Mother

  • 14. 
    How many people does the creature actually kill?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Four

    • E. 

      Five

  • 15. 
    Why is Elizabeth killed?
    • A. 

      She is a Frankenstein.

    • B. 

      She was Victor's wife, and it would bring him pain

    • C. 

      She found out about Victor's creature.

    • D. 

      She was in the wrong place at the wrong time.

  • 16. 
    How is Coleridge's "Rime of the Ancient Mariner" an obvious source of inspiration for Shelley's Frankenstein? (Select all that apply)
    • A. 

      Both deal with the consequences of disrespect & irresponsibility towards life & nature

    • B. 

      Both take place in the Anglo-Saxon period of British Literature

    • C. 

      Both feature main characters that must tell cautionary stories

    • D. 

      Both treat women as damsels in distress

  • 17. 
    Walton and Victor share similar traits in that they were both...
    • A. 

      Willing to sacrifice everything on their quest for scientific exploration.

    • B. 

      In love, but put their work ahead of marriage.

    • C. 

      Prime examples of the nature-loving Romantics

    • D. 

      Considered part of the lower class socioeconomic system.

  • 18. 
    What Biblical comparisons can be applied to Frankenstein? (Select all that apply)
    • A. 

      Victor / Creature = God / Man

    • B. 

      Creature / The Bride = Adam / Eve

    • C. 

      M. Krempe = Lucifer

    • D. 

      The Creature = Christ

  • 19. 
    Whom do Elizabeth and Henry represent in this novel?
    • A. 

      Neoclassical Voices

    • B. 

      Romantic Voices

    • C. 

      Neolithic Voices

    • D. 

      Lustful Voices

  • 20. 
    What are we told of the creature's end?
    • A. 

      He decides to go off and live in seclusion - maybe in Antarctica.

    • B. 

      He decides to kill himself by jumping into the freezing water.

    • C. 

      He decides to live in Victor's house, now that no one lives there anymore.

    • D. 

      He decides to kill himself by setting himself on fire.