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Sense and Sensibility

Sense and Sensibility


by Jane Austen

Sense and Sensibility: Austen-tatious Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Sense and Sensibility? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. How are Elinor, Marianne and Margaret related?

They are sisters
They are cousins
They are not related - just friends
By blood, as well as by marriage, to each other. It’s complicated.
Q. What throws a wrench into the budding romance between Elinor and Edward?

Elinor throws an actual wrench at Edward
Elinor becomes engaged to someone else
Elinor moves away
Edward dies
Q. What does everyone expect Marianne to announce?

That she is engaged to Willoughby
That she is pregnant
That she is entering the convent
The Kentucky Derby
Q. Whom does Marianne hope will bring news of Willoughby?

The Palmers
That carrier pigeon she sent out over a week ago
Colonel Brandon
Q. What does Lucy admit to Elinor?

That she is her sister
That she borrowed her toothbrush
That she heard an unpleasant rumor about Marianne
That she is engaged to Edward
That she thinks Tom Hanks is overrated