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Persuasion

Persuasion

  

by Jane Austen

Persuasion: Quotes (What was Said) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Persuasion? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Who said, "I do not think any young woman has a right to make a choice that may be disagreeable and inconvenient to the principal part of her family, and be giving bad connections to those who have not been used to them."?


Anne
Mary
Elizabeth
Penelope
Lady Russell
Q. Who said, "What a blessing to young people to be in such hands!"?


Mary
Anne
Lady Russell
Elizabeth
Penelope
Q. Who said, "A poor widow barely able to live, between thirty and forty; a mere Mrs Smith, an every-day Mrs Smith, of all people and all names in the world, to be the chosen friend of Miss Anne Elliot, and to be preferred by her to her own family connections among the nobility of England and Ireland! Mrs Smith! Such a name!"?


Captain Benwick
Elizabeth
Penelope
Lady Russell
Sir Walter
Q. Who said, "In fact, as I have long been convinced, though every profession is necessary and honourable in its turn"?


Elizabeth
Mary
Penelope
Captain Benwick
Mrs. Smith
Q. Who had "had purchased independence by uniting himself to a rich woman of inferior birth"?


Captain Wentworth
Mr. Elliot
Captain Benwick
Admiral Croft
Mr. Musgrove
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