Pride And Prejudice Quiz 1

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Pride And Prejudice Quizzes & Trivia

Questions relating to chapters 1-10.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why is Mrs. Bennet so excited to know that Mr. Bingley is renting out Netherfield?
    • A. 

      He makes for new company among the same people.

    • B. 

      He's rich and it would benefit the family to have one of her daughters wed him.

    • C. 

      He's a new young male who she could have an affair with.

    • D. 

      She can't wait to get him settled in and acquainted with everyone.

  • 2. 
    Why did the participants of the ball at Meryton have a shift of opinion about Darcy?
    • A. 

      He exudes an air of superiority when he is among those beneath him in stature.

    • B. 

      He is not as attractive as he appears from a distance.

    • C. 

      He compliments every woman that passes him.

    • D. 

      He tells elaborate stories to entertain the crowd.

  • 3. 
    Why would Mrs. Bennet say Jane has to ride horseback to Netherfield rather than take the carriage before it rains?
    • A. 

      One of the wheels is broken.

    • B. 

      Jane's just one person and doesn't need a whole carriage.

    • C. 

      If Jane is exposed to the rain, she'll get sick and will have to stay under Bingley's care once she arrives.

    • D. 

      A horse by itself is faster than with a carriage and Jane can get there faster to start spending more time with Bingley.

  • 4. 
    What is Caroline hoping for when she insults Elizabeth to Darcy?
    • A. 

      She hopes to make herself more appealing by making Elizabeth less so.

    • B. 

      She's venting to Darcy because her brother won't let her.

    • C. 

      She's making a game seeing how many things wrong with Elizabeth she can point out at once.

    • D. 

      She hopes Elizabeth will defend herself and build character.

  • 5. 
    Mr. Darcy told Caroline who he had his sights on because she asked, but why does he try to conceal his affections for a considerable amount of time in the novel?
    • A. 

      He doesn't believe his feelings are real and thinks they will fade soon.

    • B. 

      He lied to Caroline because she's the one he really has feelings for.

    • C. 

      If he never says it again, he can forget about it.

    • D. 

      He doesn't want to pursue a relationship with someone beneath him in society.

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