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The Red Room

The Red Room

  

by H.G. Wells

The Red Room: Quotes (What was Said) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Red Room? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Who said, "It will take a very tangible ghost to frighten me"?


Narrator
Man with the Shade
Man with the Withered Arm
Old Woman
Old Earl
Q. Who said, "These candles are wanted"?


Narrator
Old Woman
Old Earl
Man with the Shade
Man with the Withered Arm
Q. Who said, "The worst of all the things that haunt poor mortal man"?


Narrator
Old Woman
Old Earl
Man with the Shade
Man with the Withered Arm
Q. How old is the narrator?


Two and six
Eight and twenty
Three and thirty
Four and forty
Nine and sixty
Q. The narrator "comes to the business with _____"


Open wallet
Open mind
Closed wind
Mixed feelings
Confused mind
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