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by Jane Austen

Emma: Hey - This is Ripping Off Clueless! Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Emma? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Which of the following describes Emma’s standing in society?

She is a social outcast
She has a few friends, but is mostly overlooked
She is at the top of the social ladder in her village
She is slightly more important than the Queen of England
Q. With whom does Emma live?

Her father
Her mother
Her Russian mail-order husband
A host of misfit characters
No one
Q. What does Emma to do keep things interesting?

She takes up croquet
She steals fruit from the local market
She takes on a protégé
She runs away from home in search of adventure
Q. What does Emma try to find for Harriet?

Her necklace
A husband
Her missing child
A name that doesn’t make her sound like an 80-year-old woman
Q. In whom does Mr. Elton take an interest?

Emma’s mother
Emma’s sister
As a clergyman, Mr. Elton has eyes for no one but Jesus
Q. What does Emma do when Frank Churchill comes to town?

Falls in love with him
Tries to fall in love with him but fails
Confronts him about leaving her
Sells him two boxes of Samoas and three boxes of Thin Mints
Q. With what does Mr. Knightley continually supply Emma?

Q. Who falls in love with Mr. Knightley?

Emma and Harriet
Mrs. Knightley, after thirty-four long years of uncertainty
Q. What does Emma do when she realizes her feelings?

Goes to confessional
Professes her love to Mr. Elton
Attempts to sabotage Mr. Knightley’s proposal to Harriet
Buries them deep down inside, where they belong
Q. Whom does Harriet marry?

Emma, in an unexpected and highly controversial twist
Robert Martin
Mr. Knightley
Mr. Elton
Frank Fairfax