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The Mill on the Floss

The Mill on the Floss


by George Eliot

The Mill on the Floss: Tullivers’ Travails True or False

1. In what does Maggie find temporary comfort? -> An extreme form of religion
2. What does Maggie do when Tom demands that she stop seeing Philip? -> She relents and breaks things off with Philip
3. Why do the Tullivers need to move away? -> Because Mr. Tulliver attacks Mr. Wakem and then dies
4. With whom does Maggie fall in love? -> Herself, but it doesn’t work out. It’s not her, it’s her.
5. How do Tom and Maggie die? -> They drown