The Ultimate
Middlemarch
Book Quiz

Question 1 of 14

Where do Rosamond and Lydgate move after they are forced to leave Middlemarch?

  • London
  • Paris
  • England
  • Ireland

Question 2 of 14

What was the conflict between Bulstrode and Raffles?

  • Raffles was blackmailing Bulstrode
  • Raffles hurt Bulstrode's daughter
  • Bulstrode owed Raffles money but wouldn't pay
  • Bulstrode lost Raffles' money at his bank

Question 3 of 14

Why does Rosamond want to marry Lydgate?

  • She believes it will increase her social standing
  • She is in love with him
  • She also has a passion for helping the poor and needy
  • She wants to make her father happy

Question 4 of 14

What does Casaubon amend his will to say?

  • Dorthea loses her inheritence if she marries Will
  • Dorthea can never marry again or she will lose her inheritance
  • Dorthea's inheritance is dependent on if she stays at his manor or not
  • Dorthea was written out of the will completely

Question 5 of 14

Where does Dorthea first meet Will?

  • On a tour of Casaubon's land
  • At a party
  • While studying
  • At her wedding

Question 6 of 14

What happens when Fred is able to buy Stone Court?

  • Mary agrees to marry him
  • He falls ill
  • Dorthea wants to move there
  • He goes into debt

Question 7 of 14

Who helps make it possible for Fred to live at Stone Court?

  • Caleb Garth
  • Will Ladislaw
  • Mr. Casaubon
  • Mary

Question 8 of 14

What does Lydgate do for work?

  • Doctor
  • Teacher
  • Sheriff
  • Lawyer

Question 9 of 14

Who does Casaubon feel jealousy towards?

  • Ladislaw
  • Mr. Brooke
  • Fred
  • Lydgate

Question 10 of 14

How many books make up this novel?

  • 8
  • 5
  • 3
  • 1

Question 11 of 14

In what century does this novel take place?

  • 19th Century
  • 18th Century
  • 17th Century
  • 20th Century

Question 12 of 14

What is strange about Dorthea's relationship with Casaubon?

  • He is much older than she is
  • He encourages her to get an education
  • He is a distant relative of hers
  • They do not speak the same language

Question 13 of 14

Who is Celia?

  • Dorthea's sister
  • Dorthea's cousin
  • Dorthea's aunt
  • Dorthea's daughter

Question 14 of 14

Who proposes to Dorthea at the beginning of the novel?

  • Mr. Casaubon
  • Sir James
  • Mr. Brooke
  • Mr. Cadwallader

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