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Silas Marner

Silas Marner


by George Eliot

Silas Marner: The Devil's in the Details Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Silas Marner? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Who wears gold earrings?

Dolly Winthrop
The peddler
Molly Cass (nee Farren)
Nancy Lammeter
Q. Who wears a coral necklace?

Priscilla Lammeter
Eppie Marner
The farrier's wife
The Miss Gunns
Q. What is Silas cooking when he leaves his cottage before the robbery?

A loaf of bread
A lardy-cake
A quesadilla
A sausage
Q. How does Silas punish Eppie?

He ties her to his loom.
He grounds her.
He locks her in the coal cellar.
He spanks her.
Q. What does Priscilla suggest to take Nancy's mind off her childlessness?

A shopping spree
A dairy
A foster child
A divorce