Woman In White

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Written in 1859, The Woman in White is regarded as the first sensational novel having been written by Wilkie Collins. Have you read the book and well understood all the characters and their roles? Find out below.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who told the beginning and end of the story?
    • A. 

      Walter Hartright

    • B. 

      Vincent Gilmore

    • C. 

      Marian Halcombe

    • D. 

      Vincent Gilmore

  • 2. 
     Describe Walter
    • A. 

      Has a kind face

    • B. 

      Is an art teacher

    • C. 

      Loves Laura

    • D. 

      Has a lot of money

  • 3. 
     Describe Marian
    • A. 

      Poor

    • B. 

      Beautiful

    • C. 

      Kind

    • D. 

      Teacher

  • 4. 
     Mr Fairlie _____.
    • A. 

      Has bad nerves

    • B. 

      Wants Walter to leave

    • C. 

      Married the Woman in White

    • D. 

      Is poor

  • 5. 
     In the beginning, why does Walter think it is possible that the Woman in White's name is Anne Catherick?
    • A. 

      He read a letter about her

    • B. 

      He talked to her about it

    • C. 

      He asked his father about her

    • D. 

      He heard someone mention it

  • 6. 
    Marian Halcombe and Laura Fairlie are sisters.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Why did Walter have to leave?
    • A. 

      Laura was getting married

    • B. 

      He was a poor art teacher

    • C. 

      He loved Marian

    • D. 

      Someone was going to kill him

  • 8. 
     Who wrote the note which told Laura not to get married?
    • A. 

      Walter Hartright

    • B. 

      Marian Halcombe

    • C. 

      Laura Fairlie

    • D. 

      The Woman in White

  • 9. 
     Why did Water think that the letter to Laura was from the Woman in White?
    • A. 

      The letter was signed

    • B. 

      The letter mentioned her mother

    • C. 

      The letter had a picture

    • D. 

      The letter had her handwriting

  • 10. 
     The Woman in White had escaped from a farm before Walter met her.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
     According to Sir Percival, why did he put Anne Catherick in an asylum?
    • A. 

      She had mental problems

    • B. 

      Her mother was sick

    • C. 

      She knew his secret

    • D. 

      Her mother stopped working

  • 12. 
     Anne Catherick's mother said that she was thankful that Sir Percival put her Anne in an asylum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Sir Percival agreed with Vincent Gilmore's first marriage settlement: if Laura died, her money would return to her family.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
     Laura agreed to marry Sir Percival
    • A. 

      Because she loved him

    • B. 

      Because he was rich

    • C. 

      Because she promised her father

    • D. 

      Because he promised her mother

  • 15. 
     Mr Fairlie agreed to Sir Percival's marriage settlement because he liked him.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
     The whole story is told by Walter Hartright.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
     How did Marian learn that Anne Catherick's mother visited Blackwater Park?
    • A. 

      She saw her dying dog

    • B. 

      Sir Percival told her

    • C. 

      She saw the woman

    • D. 

      Sir Percival shot her dog

  • 18. 
     After the wedding, how did Sir Percival change?
    • A. 

      He used to be kind, now is rude

    • B. 

      He used to be rude, now is kind

    • C. 

      He used to be fat, now is thin

    • D. 

      He used to be thin, now is fat

  • 19. 
     Why did Sir Percival need Laura's money?
    • A. 

      He needed to pay debt

    • B. 

      He wanted to have children

    • C. 

      He needed to buy a house

    • D. 

      He wanted to take a trip

  • 20. 
     Laura signed the document that her husband (Sir Percival) told her to.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    What did Laura lose by the boathouse?
    • A. 

      Bracelet

    • B. 

      Book

    • C. 

      Gift

    • D. 

      Dog

  • 22. 
     What was the real reason that Sir Percival put Anne Catherick in an asylum?
    • A. 

      She had mental problems

    • B. 

      Her mother was sick

    • C. 

      She knew his secret

    • D. 

      Her mother stopped working

  • 23. 
    How did Sir Percival lie to Laura?
    • A. 

      He said Marian was in London

    • B. 

      He said he put Anne in an asylum

    • C. 

      He said he needed money

    • D. 

      He said he was her uncle

  • 24. 
     Who did Walter Hartright see at Laura's grave?
    • A. 

      Laura

    • B. 

      Marian

    • C. 

      Sir Percival

    • D. 

      Count Fosco

  • 25. 
    Laura made people think she died because she acted sick and went to a hospital
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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