A Tale of Two Cities Overview Quiz

A Tale of Two Cities Overview Quiz

Created by Jamie Wheeler

It was the best of quizzes, it was the... best of quizzes. Test your knowledge of Charles Dickens' classic with eNotes' fun and informative A Tale of Two Cities Overview Quiz. With ten essential questions on its plot, characters, and literary devices, this quiz is designed to assess your understanding of the novel as a whole. Give it a try below!

  • Question 1

    While he cannot physically escape, Dr. Manette spiritually escapes by looking at:

  • Question 2

    Why does Carton say he hates Darnay?

  • Question 3

    How does Carton describe Lucie?

  • Question 4

    What welcome news does Lorry give Miss Mannette?

  • Question 5

    The town of St. Antoine is best described as:

  • Question 6

    What symbolizes the coming bloodshed?

  • Question 7

    All revolutionaries are called by what name in Defarge’s wine shop?

  • Question 8

    Why does the jury acquit Darnay?

  • Question 9

    Why does the mail coach not want to stop for Jerry Cruncher's message?

  • Question 10

    Sydney Carton is often compared to:

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