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Little Dorrit

Little Dorrit


by Charles Dickens

Little Dorrit: Medium-Sized Dorrit Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Little Dorrit? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What do the Dorrits discover that changes their lives?

Mr. Dorrit is the heir to a huge fortune
Mr. Dorrit is not the children’s real father; their real father is a wealthy millionaire
A treasure map
Q. What do Fanny and Amy get?

Their own butler and maid
A governess
One hundred acres of land and a cow
Q. Why does Fanny marry Edmund Sparkler?

Because they are in love
Because how could you turn down a chance to have your name changed to Sparkler?
Because he has a ton of money
Because she wants to make her mother-in-law miserable
Q. Why is Arthur thrown into prison?

Because he killed Mr. Dorrit
Because he is unable to pay his debts
Because you just don’t tell a police officer that his pension is too high. Should have been a no-brainer.
Q. What happens to Amy and Arthur?

They get married
The Clennams’ house collapses, killing them both
They realize that it will never work out between them, and go their separate ways
That’s really Amy and Arthur’s business. God you’re nosy.