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The Murders in the Rue Morgue

The Murders in the Rue Morgue


by Edgar Allan Poe

The Murders in the Rue Morgue: Hey, It Isn't the Rue Sunshine, What Do You Expect? True or False

1. What card game is contrasted with chess? -> Whist
2. Why does Dupin begin investigating the murders in the Rue Morgue? -> Because he is assigned to the case
3. What was heard coming from upstairs on the night of the murders? -> The barking of a dog
4. Where is Mademoiselle L’Espanaye’s body found? -> Stuffed up the chimney
5. Why is Le Bon arrested? -> Because he had a connection to the money that was found at the scene of the crime