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Vanity Fair

Vanity Fair

by William Makepeace Thackeray

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Q. From what do Becky and Amelia graduate?


High school
Medical school
Finishing school
Refrigerator college
Q. What does Becky do at the Queen’s Crawley estate?


She tends to the Crawley children’s illnesses
She teaches and looks after the Crawley children
She kidnaps the Crawley children
She tells the Crawley children that they should be seen and not heard
Q. What does Becky reveal when Sir Pitt proposes to her?


That she is not attracted to men
Her extreme dislike of the princess cut
That she is not as wealthy as she had claimed to be
That she is already married
Q. Why does George marry Amelia?


Because he is told she is dying
Because he is told she is wealthy
Because he is told she is a virgin
Because he is told she is a mute
Q. What does Mr. Osborne do when he finds out about his son’s marriage?


He changes his will
He acts all bitter that he wasn’t invited for about a week, then gets over it and moves on with his life
He disowns him
He hires someone to kill his new daughter-in-law
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