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Moll Flanders

Moll Flanders


by Daniel Defoe

Moll Flanders: Symbols 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. Which prison is mentioned most in the book?

Tower of London
The Zoo
Q. Why did Moll Flanders move to the Mint?

She likes chocolate
It is a place frequented by criminals where debtors have sanctuary from creditors
Many of her friends live there
She is hoping to steal coins
Q. What does the older Colchester brother give to Moll at one of their early rendezvouses?

Pamphlet about Jack the Ripper
5 guineas
Q. According to Moll Flanders, a woman "is just like a ____________ [...] dropped on the highway."

Bag of money
Cart of chickens
Load of hay
Dead skunk