Great Expectations Quizzes & Trivia

Great Expectations is a novel by Charles Dickens and considered to be one of the greatest works of classic literature ever published. Book nerds, avid readers, and fans of Victorian literature are sure to have a blast testing their knowledge of Dickens and his work with these quizzes. Fun and exciting, you’ll enjoy taking a romp with the colorful cast of this novel and getting to know them better.

What is the name of Ms. Havisham’s manor? How old is Pip when Magwitch returns to his life? In what region of England are the marshes in the novel found? What genre of fiction does Great Expectations belong to? Do you know who is Estella’s father? What is Jaggers constantly doing? Who attacks Ms. Joe? Who is the “pale, young gentleman?” Explore questions like these and more by taking these quizzes today.

Great Expectations is one of the best books by Charles dickens and it follows Pip who is not in low supply of good luck and expectations. Over the week we have had a group reading of chapter 1 to 7 and as promised below is a quiz...

Questions: 13  |  Attempts: 2333   |  Last updated: Feb 26, 2019
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    Identify Pip, Mrs. Joe, and Joe

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens.

Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 1532   |  Last updated: May 6, 2016
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    Identify Miss Havisham

M/C quiz of Great Expectations chapter 1-19

Questions: 3  |  Attempts: 633   |  Last updated: May 6, 2016
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    In chapter 1, why is Pip hanging out in the cemetary?

A chapter 27 quiz on the novel "Great Expectations". 3 quick and easy multiple choice questions on the chapter.

Questions: 3  |  Attempts: 194   |  Last updated: Jan 11, 2013
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    Who is the person who visits Pip in London?

Making connections between characters and pictures of items.

Questions: 13  |  Attempts: 69   |  Last updated: Jan 10, 2013

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Great Expectations Questions & Answers

What news did Mrs. Joe bring at the end of chapter 7?
Miss Havisham wanted Pip to go play at her house
What do we learn about Joe's character from this quote? Joe says, "We don't know what you have done, but we wouldn't have you starved to death for it, poor miserable-fellow creature." 
He is kind-hearted and cares about others needs. He can overlook faults and see a person as a fellow human being who should be treated considerately.
Why did Pip run for his life, and why didn't he get far at the end of chapter 4?
He knew Mrs. Joe would go on a rampage when she dicovered the missing pork pie. He didn t get far because there were soldiers at his door.
How were Pip and Joe brought up by hand?
Mrs. Joe frequently spanked Pip and threatened Joe