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Middlemarch: All We Know Is That This Story Was Definitely Not Written By a Woman True or False
What is Middlemarch? -> A person
Why do Dorothea and Casaubon have marital problems? -> He’s too focused on his work
Why does Tertius Lydgate meet with a lot of resistance to his new medical practice? -> The townspeople don’t trust newcomers or new ideas
With whom does Lydgate fall in love? -> The sister of one of his patients
Why do the Lydgates become poor? -> Because they are terrible at money management
What marks the end of Rosamond and Lydgate’s marriage? -> Lydgate’s death
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