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Moll Flanders

Moll Flanders


by Daniel Defoe

Moll Flanders: Quotes (What Was Said) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Moll Flanders? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Who says, "If a young woman have beauty, birth, breeding, wit, sense, manners, modesty, and all these to an extreme, yet if she have not money, she's nobody"?

Moll's mother
Moll Flanders
Lancashire husband
Q. Who says, "you may see how necessary it is for all women who expect anything in the world, to preserve the character of their virtue, even when perhaps they may have sacrificed the thing itself" ?

Some criminal in Newgate
Some criminal in Newgate
Moll Flanders
Moll Flanders
Q. Who is Moll Flanders referring to when she says, "In short, I committed adultery and incest with him every day in my desires, which, without doubt, was as effectually criminal in the nature of guilt as if I had actually done it"?

Lancashire husband
Elder Colchester Brother
Younger Colchester Brother
A politician
Q. Where is Moll Flanders living when she says, "I lived therefore in open avowed incest and whoredome, and all under the appearance of an honest wife"?

Q. Who is Moll Flanders referring to when she says, "He gave me so many distinct accounts of his adventures, that it is with great reluctance that I decline the relating them"?

Boyfriend in Bath
The Captain/Her brother
Gabriel Spencer
Lancashire husband