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Trivia Quiz: Famous Quotes – “A Christmas Carol”

Braingle’s Daily Trivia Quiz for Dec 30, 2020

A Literature Quiz : One of the most frequently told and presented stories during December, Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol” contains many often repeated lines.

1. Ebenezer Scrooge tells the ghost of Jacob Marley, “There’s more of __________ about you, whatever you are!”
2. In “A Christmas Carol”, who says, “It is required of every man that the spirit within him should walk abroad among his fellowmen, and travel far and wide; and if that spirit goes not forth in life, it is condemned to do so after death”?
3. “I wear the chain I forged in life,” says the ghost of Jacob Marley. How does he describe Scrooge’s chain?
4. What does Scrooge tell the Ghost of Christmas Past as the spirit moves toward the window?
5. Who tells Scrooge, “Our contract is an old one. It was made when we were both poor and content to be so, until, in good season, we could improve our worldly fortune by our patient industry. You are changed. When it was made, you were another man”?
6. “I told you these were shadows of the things that have been,” the Ghost of Christmas Past tells Scrooge. “That they are what they are, do not __________ me!”
7. How does the Ghost of Christmas Present greet Scrooge?
8. Whom does Bob Cratchit describe as being “as good as gold and better”?
9. Who says, “He told me, coming home, that he hoped the people saw him in the church, because he was a cripple, and it might be pleasant to them to remember upon Christmas Day, who made lame beggars walk, and blind men see”?
10. When Scrooge asks for assurance that Tiny Tim will live, the Ghost of Christmas Present answers, “I see __________.”
11. Who objects when Bob Crachit says, “I’ll give you Mr. Scrooge, the Founder of the Feast”?
12. The Ghost of Christmas Present tells Scrooge, “This boy is Ignorance. This girl is Want. Beware them both, and all of their degree, but most of all beware ________, for on his brow I see that written which is Doom, unless the writing be erased.”
13. As Scrooge’s colleagues discuss his death, one says, “I don’t mind going if __________ is provided.”
14. Shortly before looking at his own gravestone, what does Scrooge ask the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come?
15. What question does Scrooge ask a boy running by?
16. Scrooge asks the boy outside about a turkey hanging in the poulterer’s window. How does the boy describe the bird?
17. The day after Christmas, how does Scrooge greet Bob Cratchit as the clerk shows up late for work?
18. Fill in the blank: “Scrooge was better than his word. He did it all, and infinitely more; and to Tiny Tim, who did not die, he was __________. He became as good a friend, as good a master, and as good a man, as the good old city knew…”
19. Fill in the blank: “It was always said of him, that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if __________. May that be truly said of us, and all of us!”
20. The story ends by saying, “And so, as Tiny Tim observed, __________!”

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