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Little Dorrit

Little Dorrit


by Charles Dickens

Little Dorrit: Medium-Sized Dorrit True or False

1. What do the Dorrits discover that changes their lives? -> Mr. Dorrit is not the children’s real father; their real father is a wealthy millionaire
2. What do Fanny and Amy get? -> A governess
3. Why does Fanny marry Edmund Sparkler? -> Because he has a ton of money
4. Why is Arthur thrown into prison? -> Because he is unable to pay his debts
5. What happens to Amy and Arthur? -> They get married