The Ultimate
The Count of Monte Cristo
Book Quiz

Question 1 of 15

Who is the first person Dantes visits when he reaches Marseilles?

  • His father
  • Mercedes
  • Danglars
  • Caderousse

Question 2 of 15

Who is convinced that the Marquis and the Marquise de Saint-Meran were poisoned?

  • Doctor D'avrigny
  • Franz D'epinay
  • Monsieur De Boville
  • Julie Morrel Herbault

Question 3 of 15

What is something that does NOT happen to Mercedes at the end of the book?

  • she never learns that the Count of Monte Cristo is really Edmond Dantes
  • she lives out her life in deep prayer
  • she leaves her husband's house without any of his wealth
  • she moves to a small house owned by Dantes' father

Question 4 of 15

Who writes the treacherous, anonymous note which sends Dantes to prison?

  • Monsieur Danglars
  • Monsieur Noirtier
  • Monsieur De Villefort
  • Jacopo

Question 5 of 15

Who is Edouard De Villefort's mother?

  • Heloise
  • Valentine
  • Renee
  • Danielle

Question 6 of 15

Which is not true of Monsieur De Villefort?

  • he buries his child alive
  • he would sacrifice anything to his ambition, even his own father
  • he has Dantes imprisoned
  • he is a prosecuting attorney

Question 7 of 15

Why was Bertuccio arrested?

  • falsely for killing a diamond merchant
  • for killing his own wife
  • for being involved in a smuggling ring
  • for selling a fake diamond

Question 8 of 15

Who treats Dantes' father kindly when he was in despair?

  • Monsieur Morrel
  • Clocles
  • Luigi Vampa
  • Count de Morcerf

Question 9 of 15

How does Villefort's wife die?

  • She poisons herself
  • Villefort shoots her
  • She runs off a cliff into the sea
  • She dies in jail

Question 10 of 15

How does Monte Cristo trap Caderousse?

  • Caderousse's greed
  • He turns Caderousse's wife against him
  • He releases information to the press about Caderousse
  • He ruins his relationship with his family

Question 11 of 15

Which is not one of the Count of Monte Cristo's goals when he reenters society?

  • to become captain of his own trading vessel
  • to reward those who were kind to him and his aging father
  • to punish those responsible for his imprisonment
  • to go unrecognized in the wealthy Parisian society

Question 12 of 15

Which is not true about Dantes' escape from jail?

  • He and the Abbe escape together
  • He hides himself in a burial sack
  • He is thrown out to sea
  • He is picked up by a shipful of smugglers

Question 13 of 15

What is name of the infamous prison?

  • Chateau d'If
  • Chateau La Roque
  • Chateau Des Ormeaux
  • Chateau De Buno

Question 14 of 15

What is the name of the French ship Dantes docks at the beginning of the book?

  • The Pharaon
  • The La Motte
  • The Primauguet
  • The Latouche

Question 15 of 15

Which of these four men are not responsible for Dantes imprisonment?

  • Dumas
  • Mondego
  • Danglars
  • Villefort

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