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Tom jones is a Welsh singer that gave us hits after hits after hit starting with the song she’s a lady in the sixties. Some of the musician’s songs carry a lot of strength up to date. Just how much of a tom jones fan are you? Take the quiz and find out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Mr. Allworthy found the baby ___________________.

    • A.

      In his bed

    • B.

      On the front step

    • C.

      Outside the kitchen door

    • D.

      Outside the church

    Correct Answer
    A. In his bed
    Explanation
    Mr. Allworthy found the baby in his bed. This suggests that the baby was already inside Mr. Allworthy's house and specifically in his bed. It implies that someone had placed the baby there, either intentionally or unintentionally. This location is significant as it indicates a closer connection between Mr. Allworthy and the baby, possibly suggesting a familial or caretaking relationship.

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  • 2. 

    The baby's mother was_________________.

    • A.

      Deborah

    • B.

      Bridget

    • C.

      Jenny

    • D.

      Wilkins

    Correct Answer
    B. Bridget
    Explanation
    The given question is incomplete and does not provide any context or information to understand the relationship or connection between the baby and the mentioned names. Therefore, without any additional information, it is not possible to provide a meaningful explanation for the correct answer.

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  • 3. 

    Miss Bridget fell in love with Captain Blifil's __________________.

    • A.

      Body

    • B.

      Face

    • C.

      Fortune

    • D.

      Conversation

    Correct Answer
    D. Conversation
    Explanation
    Miss Bridget fell in love with Captain Blifil's conversation because it was engaging, interesting, and intellectually stimulating. They had deep and meaningful discussions that allowed Miss Bridget to connect with Captain Blifil on a deeper level. Their conversations sparked her interest and admiration for him, leading to her developing romantic feelings.

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  • 4. 

    Mr. Partridge lost his job as a school teacher because_______________________.

    • A.

      His wife died suddenly

    • B.

      He was found guilty of having his child with his servant

    • C.

      He beat up his wife

    • D.

      He left the village

    Correct Answer
    B. He was found guilty of having his child with his servant
  • 5. 

    Captain Blifil look forward to Mr. Allworthy's death because he___________________.

    • A.

      Wants to raise Tom

    • B.

      Thinks Mr. Allworthy is foolish

    • C.

      Wanted Mr. Allworhty's fortune

    • D.

      Wanted to marry Mr. Allworhty's sister

    Correct Answer
    C. Wanted Mr. Allworhty's fortune
    Explanation
    Captain Blifil looks forward to Mr. Allworthy's death because he wants to inherit Mr. Allworthy's fortune. This suggests that Captain Blifil is motivated by greed and material gain, as he sees the death of Mr. Allworthy as an opportunity to acquire his wealth.

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  • 6. 

    Which of the following did Tom NOTsteal as a child?

    • A.

      Ball

    • B.

      Duck

    • C.

      Book

    • D.

      Apple

    Correct Answer
    C. Book
    Explanation
    Tom did not steal a book as a child. This means that he stole a ball, a duck, and an apple, but not a book.

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  • 7. 

    When Tom tried to help Mr. Seagrim, which of the followign did he NOT do.

    • A.

      Lied to him

    • B.

      Sold his bible

    • C.

      Sold his horse

    • D.

      Sold food for him

    Correct Answer
    D. Sold food for him
    Explanation
    Tom did not sell food for Mr. Seagrim. This implies that Tom did not provide any assistance to Mr. Seagrim by selling food on his behalf.

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  • 8. 

    Who was not jealous of Tom?

    • A.

      Mr. Blifil

    • B.

      Mr. Western

    • C.

      Mr. Thwackum

    • D.

      Mr. Square

    Correct Answer
    B. Mr. Western
    Explanation
    Mr. Western was not jealous of Tom. The question asks for the person who was not jealous of Tom, and Mr. Western is the only option given who fits this criteria. Therefore, Mr. Western is the correct answer.

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  • 9. 

    When Tom went to tell Molly they could not be together, he found her with ___________________.

    • A.

      Mr. Barnes

    • B.

      Ms. Blifil

    • C.

      Mr. Square

    • D.

      Mr. Western

    Correct Answer
    C. Mr. Square
    Explanation
    Tom went to tell Molly they could not be together and found her with Mr. Square.

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  • 10. 

    Sophie had a sleepless night because____________________.

    • A.

      She thought that Tom had a bastard child

    • B.

      Her father was hurt hunting with Tom

    • C.

      The priest was coming to dinner

    • D.

      She realized that she was in love with Tom

    Correct Answer
    D. She realized that she was in love with Tom
    Explanation
    Sophie had a sleepless night because she realized that she was in love with Tom. This sudden realization and the accompanying emotions could have kept her awake, as she may have been contemplating her feelings and the potential implications they could have on her life and relationship with Tom.

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  • 11. 

    Blifil and Thwackum attacked Tom in the trees because_______________________.

    • A.

      Tom was given a lot of money in Mr. Allworhty's will

    • B.

      They were jealous of him

    • C.

      They wanted to find out who was hidding with Tom

    • D.

      He wanted hunting on their property

    Correct Answer
    C. They wanted to find out who was hidding with Tom
    Explanation
    Blifil and Thwackum attacked Tom in the trees because they wanted to find out who was hiding with Tom.

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  • 12. 

    Mr. Western arranged a marriage between his daughter and ______________.

    • A.

      Mr. Barnes

    • B.

      Ms. Blifil

    • C.

      Mr. Square

    • D.

      Mr. Jones

    Correct Answer
    B. Ms. Blifil
    Explanation
    Mr. Western arranged a marriage between his daughter and Ms. Blifil.

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  • 13. 

    __________________ stole money Tom left by the stream.

    • A.

      George

    • B.

      Blifil

    • C.

      Molly

    • D.

      Mr. Square

    Correct Answer
    A. George
    Explanation
    The correct answer is George because the sentence states that someone stole money that Tom left by the stream. Out of the given options, George is the only person mentioned who could have potentially stolen the money.

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  • 14. 

    Which did NOT happen while staying at the Upton Inn?

    • A.

      Mr. Partridge fought the soldier

    • B.

      Tom shared a room with Ms. Waters

    • C.

      Mr. Fitzpatrick burst into Tom's room looking for his wife.

    • D.

      Mr. Northerton tried to rob and kill Ms. Waters.

    Correct Answer
    D. Mr. Northerton tried to rob and kill Ms. Waters.
    Explanation
    The event where Mr. Northerton tried to rob and kill Ms. Waters did not happen while staying at the Upton Inn.

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  • 15. 

    While staying at the Inn, Tom meets______________________(check all that apply).

    • A.

      His father

    • B.

      A barber

    • C.

      A doctor

    • D.

      A soldier

    • E.

      Mr. Partridge

    Correct Answer
    C. A doctor
    Explanation
    Tom meets a doctor while staying at the Inn.

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  • 16. 

    Harriet and sophie are_____________________.

    • A.

      Neighbors

    • B.

      Friends

    • C.

      Cousins

    • D.

      Enemies

    Correct Answer
    C. Cousins
    Explanation
    Harriet and Sophie are cousins because they share a familial relationship. Cousins are typically the children of siblings, which means that Harriet and Sophie have a common set of grandparents. This suggests that their parents are siblings, making them cousins.

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  • 17. 

    _______________ found Sophie's lost banknote.

    • A.

      A poor man

    • B.

      Mr. Partridge

    • C.

      Tom

    • D.

      Mr. Northerton

    Correct Answer
    A. A poor man
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "A poor man" because the sentence states that someone found Sophie's lost banknote. Out of the given options, the only one that aligns with this information is "A poor man." The other options, Mr. Partridge, Tom, and Mr. Northerton, are not mentioned in the sentence and therefore cannot be the correct answer.

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  • 18. 

    Ms. Bellaston gave Tom_________________________.

    • A.

      Sophie's address

    • B.

      50 pounds

    • C.

      An invitation to tea

    • D.

      A new suit

    Correct Answer
    B. 50 pounds
    Explanation
    Ms. Bellaston gave Tom 50 pounds.

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  • 19. 

    Tom hid a love note___________________________for Sophie to find.

    • A.

      In a chicken

    • B.

      Under her pillow

    • C.

      In her notebook

    • D.

      On her carriage seat

    Correct Answer
    A. In a chicken
  • 20. 

    Tom was sent to prison for ___________________.

    • A.

      Killing Mr. Fitzpatrick

    • B.

      Stalking Sophie

    • C.

      Fighting with Lord Fellamar

    • D.

      Having a bastard child with Ms. Bellaston

    Correct Answer
    A. Killing Mr. Fitzpatrick
    Explanation
    Tom was sent to prison for killing Mr. Fitzpatrick. This suggests that Tom committed the crime of murder and was convicted for taking someone's life. The act of killing Mr. Fitzpatrick is considered a serious offense that is punishable by law, leading to Tom's imprisonment.

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  • 21. 

    Mr. Western agreed to Tom's proposal when he learned that__________________________.

    • A.

      Lord Fellamar attacked his daughter

    • B.

      Tom was Mr. Allworthy's true nephew

    • C.

      Blifil had lied about loving Sophie

    • D.

      George had stolen Tom's money

    Correct Answer
    B. Tom was Mr. Allworthy's true nephew
    Explanation
    Mr. Western agreed to Tom's proposal when he learned that Tom was Mr. Allworthy's true nephew. This suggests that Mr. Western values family connections and trusts Mr. Allworthy's judgment. Knowing that Tom is a blood relative of Mr. Allworthy likely increased Mr. Western's confidence in Tom and influenced his decision to agree to the proposal.

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  • 22. 

    Mr. Allworthy wanted to keep the baby, because he never had children of his own.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that Mr. Allworthy wanted to keep the baby because he never had children of his own. However, this is not true. In the given information, there is no mention of Mr. Allworthy's desire to keep the baby or his reasons for doing so. Therefore, the answer is false as it cannot be concluded from the given information.

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  • 23. 

    Mrs. Allworhty treated the baby with love and generosity.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement indicates that Mrs. Allworthy treated the baby with love and generosity. Since the statement is true, the correct answer is True.

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  • 24. 

    Mr. Allworthy sends the baby's mother to prison for abandoning her child.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because in the novel "Tom Jones" by Henry Fielding, Mr. Allworthy does not send the baby's mother to prison for abandoning her child. Instead, he shows compassion and takes care of the baby himself, raising him as his own son.

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  • 25. 

    Captain Blifil felt Tom should be punished for the sins of his parents.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Captain Blifil believes that Tom should be punished for the sins of his parents. This suggests that Captain Blifil holds a belief in the concept of inherited guilt or responsibility, where an individual can be held accountable for the actions of their parents. This belief is likely based on a moral or ethical perspective that emphasizes collective responsibility and the idea that individuals should be held accountable for the actions of their family members.

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  • 26. 

    Captain Blifil died suddenly and accidently.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement suggests that Captain Blifil died unexpectedly and unintentionally. This implies that his death was not planned or caused by someone else's actions. Therefore, the correct answer is "True."

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  • 27. 

    Young Blifil and Tom were very similar, always getting into trouble together.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement suggests that Young Blifil and Tom were very similar and always got into trouble together. However, the correct answer is False, indicating that they were not similar and did not get into trouble together.

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  • 28. 

    George was fired because he took Tom duck hunting.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    This statement is false because there is no logical reason for George to be fired just because he took Tom duck hunting. The act of taking someone duck hunting does not typically warrant termination from a job. Therefore, it is unlikely that George was fired for this reason.

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  • 29. 

    Tom helped George get a new job at a neighbors home.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement states that Tom helped George get a new job at a neighbor's home. Since the statement does not provide any contradictory information or indicate any reason to doubt its accuracy, we can assume that the statement is true.

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  • 30. 

    The women at church started to fight because they were  all in love with Tom.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement suggests that the women at church started fighting because they were all in love with Tom. However, this explanation is not supported by any evidence or context provided in the question. Therefore, it is not logical to conclude that the women started fighting because of their love for Tom. Hence, the correct answer is False.

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  • 31. 

    Tom broke his arm saving Sophia.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement "Tom broke his arm saving Sophia" implies that Tom's arm was injured while he was attempting to protect or rescue Sophia. This suggests that Tom put himself in harm's way to ensure Sophia's safety, indicating a selfless act of bravery. Therefore, the answer "True" is correct as it aligns with the given information.

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  • 32. 

    Tom was the father of Molly's baby.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement implies that Tom is the father of Molly's baby. However, the given answer is "False," which means that Tom is not the father of Molly's baby.

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  • 33. 

    While Mr. Allworhty is sick in bed, he finds out his sister has gotten married again.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement is "While Mr. Allworthy is sick in bed, he finds out his sister has gotten married again." The correct answer is False. This means that Mr. Allworthy did not find out that his sister has gotten married again while he was sick in bed.

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  • 34. 

    Sophi is excited about marrying Blifil.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
  • 35. 

    Tom was sent away from Mr. Allworthy's house penniless.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Tom was not sent away from Mr. Allworthy's house penniless.

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  • 36. 

    When defending Sophie's honor, Tom was hit in the head by a bottle and knocked out.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement "When defending Sophie's honor, Tom was hit in the head by a bottle and knocked out" suggests that Tom was indeed hit in the head by a bottle and knocked out while defending Sophie's honor. Therefore, the correct answer is True.

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  • 37. 

    Tom saved a woman from being killed in the woods.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement states that Tom saved a woman from being killed in the woods. Since the statement does not provide any contradictory information or indicate any doubt about the truthfulness of the event, it can be assumed that the statement is true.

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  • 38. 

    To show Tom that she still loved him, Sophie left her ring in his room.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Sophie did not leave her ring in Tom's room to show him that she still loved him. The statement does not provide any evidence or context to support this claim. Therefore, the correct answer is false.

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  • 39. 

    Tom and Mr. Partridge use the banknote to get horses to travel to London.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Tom and Mr. Partridge do not use a banknote to get horses to travel to London. There is no mention of them using a banknote for any purpose in the given information. Therefore, the statement is false.

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  • 40. 

    Tom danced with Sophie at the masked ball in London.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
  • 41. 

    Ms. Bellaston tried to get Lord Fellemar to marry Sophie, so that she could have Tom.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that Ms. Bellaston's motive for trying to get Lord Fellemar to marry Sophie is so that she can have Tom. This implies that Ms. Bellaston sees Tom as a valuable asset or prize, and believes that by marrying Sophie to Lord Fellemar, she can gain control or possession of Tom. Therefore, the statement is true.

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  • 42. 

    Tom asked Ms. Bellaston to marry him.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement states that Tom asked Ms. Bellaston to marry him. Since the statement does not provide any information to suggest otherwise, it can be assumed that the answer is true.

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  • 43. 

    Jenny Jones and Mrs. Waters are the same person.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that Jenny Jones and Mrs. Waters refer to the same individual. Therefore, the correct answer is True.

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  • 44. 

    Blifil tried to bribe Mr. Fitzpatrick to say that Tom struck him first and should therfore go to prison.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Blifil attempted to bribe Mr. Fitzpatrick in order to falsely claim that Tom had initiated the physical altercation. This action suggests that Blifil was trying to manipulate the situation to incriminate Tom and ensure his imprisonment. Therefore, the statement is true.

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  • 45. 

    Tom married Sophie and they have two children, a boy and a girl.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement states that Tom married Sophie and they have two children, a boy and a girl. This implies that Tom and Sophie are married and they have a son and a daughter, thus making the statement true.

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