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A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

by Charles Dickens

A Christmas Carol: Symbols Quiz

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Q. Who needs a crutch?


Bob Cratchit's son Tiny Tim
Fezziwig's apprentice Dick
Fred's friend Topper
The pawnshop owner's assistant's cousin
Q. What is the most traumatic item stolen from the dead Scrooge?


His burial shirt
His autographed copy of Harry Potter
His moneybox
His bed-curtains
Q. What are Marley's chains made of?


The stuff of his occupation
The doorknob
The room bells
The cellar door
Q. What does Scrooge want to do with his gravestone?


Break it into pieces
Change the dates on it
Erase it
Make a rubbing of it
Q. Which of these isn't dangling from Marley's chains?


Keys
Deeds
Purses
Coins
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