DICKENS QUIZ

  1. IN WHICH YEAR WAS CHARLES DICKENS BORN?
  2. WHERE WAS HE BORN? WAS IT: a) LONDON b) PORTSMOUTH c) CHATHAM.
  3. WHAT WAS THE NAME OF DICKENS' FATHER?
  4. WAS DICKENS EVER EMPLOYED BY A FIRM OF SOLICITORS? YES / NO.
  5. COMPLETE THE TITLES OF THESE DICKENS' NOVELS:
    • Pickwick
    • Nicholas
    • Bleak
    • Great
    • Our Mutual
  6. IN WHICH NOVELS DO THE FOLLOWING APPEAR?
    • Bumble the Beadle
    • The Artful Dodger
    • Uriah Heap
    • Mr. Micawber
    • Wackford Squeers
  7. Dickens' brother was an engineer, involved in the construction of railway lines in the Malton area. WHAT WAS HIS NAME?
  8. WHICH COUNTRY DID DICKENS VISIT IN 1842?
  9. WHICH OF THE HOGARTH SISTERS DID DICKENS MARRY?  WAS IT:
    • A) Catherine
    • B) Mary
    • C) Georgina
  10. WHO WAS SCROOGE'S LATE PARTNER IN A CHRISTMAS CAROL?
  11. WHO SAID ˜PLEASE SIR, I WANT SOME MORE"?
  12. IN WHICH NOVEL DOES DOTHEBOYS HALL APPEAR?
  13. IN WHICH NOVEL DOES SAIREY GAMP FEATURE?
  14. WHEN VISITING MALTON, AT WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING DID DICKENS STAY?
    • EASTHORPE HALL
    • YORK HOUSE, MALTON
    • THE ABBEY HOUSE, OLD MALTON
  15. IN WHICH YEAR DID DICKENS COME TO MALTON FOR THE FUNERAL OF HIS FRIEND CHARLES SMITHSON?
  16. IN WHICH YEAR DID DICKENS DIE?
  17. WHERE DID DICKENS DIE?  WAS IT:
    • A) DOUGHTY STREET
    • B) RAMSGATE
    • C) GADS HILL, KENT
  18. WHICH NOVEL DID DICKENS LEAVE UNFINISHED?
  19. WHERE IS DICKENS BURIED?