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Crime and Punishment

Crime and Punishment


by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Crime and Punishment: Don’t Do the Crime If You Can’t Do the Time True or False

1. What item does Raskolnikov pawn with the pawnbroker? -> A kitten
2. What does Raskolnikov learn from the letter his mother sent? -> That the family dog has died
3. What is the “awful deed” that Raskolnikov is contemplating? -> He is planning to kill the pawnbroker
4. What weapon does Raskolnikov use to carry out his awful deed? -> An axe
5. Why is Raskolnikov called to the police station? -> His landlady reported him as a debtor