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  • 1. 

    The encounter with Alec prompts Tess to

    • A. 

      A. write a letter to Clare telling him that he should fear Alec.

    • B. 

      B. write a letter to Clare imploring him to come to her.

    • C. 

      C. write a letter to Clare telling him their marriage is nullified.

    Correct Answer
    B. B. write a letter to Clare imploring him to come to her.
    Explanation
    The encounter with Alec prompts Tess to write a letter to Clare imploring him to come to her. This can be inferred from the given options and the context of the encounter. Alec's presence and behavior may have made Tess feel threatened or unsafe, leading her to seek help and support from her husband Clare.

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  • 2. 

    Why is Tess's family evicted from their home in Marlott?

    • A. 

      A. They quit paying rent.

    • B. 

      B. Jack Durbeyfield is put in prison.

    • C. 

      C. Jack Durbeyfield dies.

    Correct Answer
    C. C. Jack Durbeyfield dies.
  • 3. 

    Where does Angel search for Tess when he returns?

    • A. 

      A. Old abandoned house

    • B. 

      B. The family's new house in Kingsbere

    • C. 

      C. The mansion where they went for their honeymoon

    Correct Answer
    B. B. The family's new house in Kingsbere
    Explanation
    Angel searches for Tess when he returns at the family's new house in Kingsbere.

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  • 4. 

    At this time who does Tess live with?

    • A. 

      A. Izz Huett

    • B. 

      B. Marian

    • C. 

      C. Alec D'Urberville

    Correct Answer
    C. C. Alec D'Urberville
    Explanation
    Tess currently lives with Alec D'Urberville.

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  • 5. 

    When Angel sees Tess and apologizes to her, what is her response?

    • A. 

      A. She loves him.

    • B. 

      B. It is too late.

    • C. 

      C. She hates him.

    Correct Answer
    B. B. It is too late.
    Explanation
    Tess's response to Angel's apology is "It is too late." This suggests that she feels that Angel's apology comes too late and that their relationship cannot be salvaged.

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  • 6. 

    After Angel walks away, what does Tess tell Alec?

    • A. 

      A. He convinced her that Clare was not coming back and now he won't take her back.

    • B. 

      B. He forced her back to him by using gifts for her family.

    • C. 

      C. Both A & B

    Correct Answer
    C. C. Both A & B
    Explanation
    Tess tells Alec that he convinced her that Clare was not coming back and now he won't take her back. Additionally, she reveals that he forced her back to him by using gifts for her family.

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  • 7. 

    How does Alec D'Urberville die?

    • A. 

      A. He tried to stab Tess and falls on his knife.

    • B. 

      B. He commits suicide.

    • C. 

      C. Tess picks up a knife and stabs him.

    Correct Answer
    C. C. Tess picks up a knife and stabs him.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is C. Tess picks up a knife and stabs him. This is the correct answer because in the novel "Tess of the d'Urbervilles" by Thomas Hardy, Alec D'Urberville, the antagonist, attempts to rape Tess and in self-defense, she grabs a knife and stabs him. This act leads to his death.

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  • 8. 

    Where are Tess and Angel apprehended?

    • A. 

      A. The Herons

    • B. 

      B. Stonehenge

    • C. 

      C. Unoccupied mansion

    Correct Answer
    B. B. Stonehenge
    Explanation
    Tess and Angel are apprehended at Stonehenge.

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  • 9. 

    What does Tess make Clare promise?

    • A. 

      A. He will take care of her family.

    • B. 

      B. He will become a minister.

    • C. 

      C. He will return to Brazil.

    Correct Answer
    A. A. He will take care of her family.
    Explanation
    Tess makes Clare promise that he will take care of her family. This implies that Tess wants Clare to ensure the well-being and support of her family in her absence. This promise may be seen as a testament to Tess's love and concern for her family, and her trust in Clare to fulfill this responsibility.

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  • 10. 

    What happens at the end of the story?

    • A. 

      A. Tess goes willingly with the authorities and is later executed.

    • B. 

      B. Tess tries to run from the authorities.

    • C. 

      C. Tess and Angel escape and live happily ever after.

    Correct Answer
    A. A. Tess goes willingly with the authorities and is later executed.
    Explanation
    At the end of the story, Tess chooses to go willingly with the authorities, indicating that she accepts her fate. This decision ultimately leads to her execution.

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  • 11. 

    Who says the following: "Sorrow, I baptize thee in the name of the father, and the son, and the holy ghost."?

    • A. 

      A. The parish priest.

    • B. 

      B. Tess

    • C. 

      C. Reverend Clare

    Correct Answer
    B. B. Tess
    Explanation
    Tess says the following: "Sorrow, I baptize thee in the name of the father, and the son, and the holy ghost." This indicates that Tess is performing a baptism ceremony, suggesting that she is the one speaking these words.

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  • 12. 

    Who says the following: "Remember, my lady, I was your master once! I will be your master again!"?

    • A. 

      A. Angel Clare

    • B. 

      B. Jack D'Urberville

    • C. 

      C. Alec D'Urberville

    Correct Answer
    C. C. Alec D'Urberville
    Explanation
    In Thomas Hardy's novel "Tess of the d'Urbervilles," Alec D'Urberville is the character who says the quote, "Remember, my lady, I was your master once! I will be your master again!" This statement reflects Alec's arrogant and possessive nature towards Tess, as he tries to assert his dominance over her and remind her of their past relationship. Alec's words convey a sense of entitlement and a desire to control Tess, highlighting the power dynamics and the toxic nature of their interactions.

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