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Northanger Abbey

Northanger Abbey


by Jane Austen

Northanger Abbey: Coupling for the 1890’s Crowd Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Northanger Abbey? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Which is true about Eleanor Tilney?

She is scheming to get at Catherine’s money
She is in love with James
She is bound to a wheelchair
She died in the church and was buried along with her name - nobody came
She is polite and quiet
Q. For whom does Isabella fall after getting engaged to James?

Henry’s brother
Henry’s father
An Oh Henry! bar
Q. What is Northanger Abbey?

A church
A cemetery
The Tinleys’ home
A sleazy local pub featuring a daily happy hour where even the servers’ clothes are half off
Q. Of what does Catherine suspect that General Tilney is guilty?

A war crime
Leaving the seat up...always
Q. Why does General Tilney throw Catherine out of his house?

Because he discovers that she is privy to his secret
Because she accuses him unjustly
Because her family isn’t as rich as he had thought
Because you just can’t abuse the rules of gin rummy like that and not expect there to be repercussions