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Hard Times

Hard Times

by Charles Dickens

Hard Times: Harder Times Quiz

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Q. What does James Harthouse do when he meets Louisa?


He orders Bounderby to fire her immediately
He tries to seduce her
He spills a glass of wine down the front of her dress
He solicits her autograph, asking her to make it out to her “biggest fan”
Q. What does Boundersby ask Stephen to do?


Marry his daughter
Keep his Family Circle subscription a secret
Take over management of the bank
Rat on the union
Q. Who is suspected of robbing the bank?


Stephen
Boundersby
James
Gradgrind
That dang Carmen Sandiego
Q. What does Tom do to hide from the authorities?


He wears a Harpo wig and Groucho glasses
He barricades himself inside a fruit barrel
He disguises himself as a clown
He covers his face with bandages
Q. What does Bitzer try to do unsuccessfully?


Help Tom escape
Turn Tom in to the authorities to collect a reward
Kill Tom
Rub his stomach while patting his head
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