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A Tale of Two Cities

A Tale of Two Cities


by Charles Dickens

A Tale of Two Cities: One Quiz, Two Tales Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around A Tale of Two Cities? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Finish this famous quote: “It was the best of times, it was the ____.”

Worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness
Beginning of summer vacation
Age of Aquarius Aquarius Aquarius!
Dawn of a new day
Q. What is Jerry Cruncher’s urgent message for Jarvis Lorry?

Not to count his chickens before they hatch
To beware the Ides of March
To call his father
To wait at Dover for a young woman
Q. What does Doctor Manette spend all his time doing?

Seeing patients
Painting portraits
Making shoes
Q. What is Charles Darnay accused of in 1780?

Treason against the English crown
Bad hygiene
Being a fair-weather friend
Q. What does Marquis Evrémonde run over with his carriage?

A wild turkey
A plebian child
A raccoon