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Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Tess of the D'Urbervilles


by Thomas Hardy

Tess of the D'Urbervilles: She Might Want to Shorten The Title to Just Tess; Rolls Off the Tongue a Little Easier True or False

1. What are the D’Urbervilles? -> A secret society
2. What does Tess’ father send her to do? -> Mow the lawn, because that’s why you have kids
3. What does Alec try to do to Tess? -> Seduce her
4. What happens to Tess while she is in the woods? -> She is shot by a hunter
5. Who is the father of Tess’ baby? -> Alec