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Test your knowledge of Charles Dickens by taking an eNotes quiz! Created and approved by high school teachers, each eNotes quiz is multiple choice and includes questions on plot points, themes, and character traits. eNotes quizzes can be taken online or printed for classroom use.

  • Pip in Great Expectations
    Pip in Great Expectations by enotes

    What do you know about Pip, the orphan whose life changes dramatically? Be sure you recall the details of Pip's journey, the characters he encounters, and more by taking the eNotes quiz about Pip in Charles Dickens' Great Expectations.

  • Estella in Great Expectations
    Estella in Great Expectations by enotes

    Estella is Miss Havisham's ward, and like her caretaker, she adopts an unpleasant, cold demeanor... that is, until someone comes into her life and changes her outlook. Be sure you understand Estella's journey by taking the eNotes quiz over her character in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens. 

  • Miss Havisham in Great Expectations
    Miss Havisham in Great Expectations by enotes

    Old, lonely, and bitter, Miss Havisham lives in the past and in a world of "might-have-been." Be sure you understand how she came to be the way she is by taking the quiz from eNotes over the character of Miss Havisham in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens.

  • Abel Magwitch in Great Expectations
    Abel Magwitch in Great Expectations by enotes

    What do you know about Abel Magwitch, the convict-turned-benefactor of young Pip? Be sure you understand how Magwitch alters the course of Pip's life and more by taking the eNotes quiz over his character in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens.

  • Joe Gargery in Great Expectations
    Joe Gargery in Great Expectations by enotes

    Despite his overbearing wife, Joe Gargery maintains a positive attitude. Be sure you understand this gentle and loving man by taking the quiz from eNotes over his character in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens. 

  • Mrs. Joe Gagery in Great Expectations
    Mrs. Joe Gagery in Great Expectations by enotes

    What do you know about Mrs. Joe, Pip's mean-spirited older sister? Be sure you recall Mrs. Joe's effect on the lives of others by taking the eNotes quiz over her character in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens. 

  • Mr. Jaggers in Great Expectations
    Mr. Jaggers in Great Expectations by enotes

    For whom is Mr. Jaggers working and why? Be sure you know the answers to these questions and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over his character in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens. 

  • Molly in Great Expectations
    Molly in Great Expectations by enotes

    What do you know about Molly, Mr. Jagger's mysterious housekeeper? Be sure you remember her secrets and more by taking the eNotes quiz over her character in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens. 

  • Orlick in Great Expectations
    Orlick in Great Expectations by enotes

    Dolge Urlick is a large man with a surly, violent nature. Be sure you recall with whom Orlick has conflicts and grudges by taking the quiz from eNotes over his character in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens. 

  • Herbert Pocket Jr in Great Expectations
    Herbert Pocket Jr in Great Expectations by enotes

    What do you know about Herbert Pocket? Be sure you remember how he comes to be friends with Pip and more by taking the eNotes quiz over his character in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens. 

  • John Wemmick in Great Expectations
    John Wemmick in Great Expectations by enotes

    John Wemmick is a law clerk whose austere office matches his no-nonsense personality. Despite his reserved nature, he is completely loyal to Pip. Be sure you understand Wemmick's role in the novel by taking the quiz from eNotes over his character in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens.

  • Great Expectations Overview
    Great Expectations Overview by enotes

    What happens when a poor orphan from an abusive home suddenly finds his fortunes changed? Be sure you recall the details of Pip's remarkable journey by taking the eNotes quiz about Great Expectations by Charles Dickens.

  • A Tale of Two Cities Overview
    A Tale of Two Cities Overview by enotes

    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!

  • A Christmas Carol Overview
    A Christmas Carol Overview by enotes

    From the tale's bleak beginning to Scrooge's great transformation, eNotes' A Christmas Carol Overview Quiz covers the major and minor details of Dickens' famous work, with questions on characters and important events to help you in your studies.

  • Oliver Twist Overview
    Oliver Twist Overview by enotes

    Dive deep into the underworld of Victorian era London with Charles Dickens' classic novel Oliver Twist. When young Oliver falls in with a gang of thieves, his life takes an unexpected turn forcing him to confront the ramifications of a life lived outside the realm of propriety. Dickens' complex characters and vivid settings give the reader mixed feelings about who to root for. Test your memory and your knowledge of this classic text with eNotes' Oliver Twist Overview Quiz.

  • Hard Times Overview
    Hard Times Overview by enotes

    How should children be educated? One man thinks he knows for sure but his well-laid plans do not work out as he intends. Be sure you remember the details of the story of Thomas Grandgrind and his charges by taking the eNotes quiz for Hard Times by Charles Dickens. 

  • Great Expectations Part 1 Chapter 1
    Great Expectations Part 1 Chapter 1 by enotes

    Charles Dickens' classic novel opens on a spooky note. One day on a trip to the cemetery to visit his dead parents and siblings, the young orphan, Pip, has a startling encounter: a threatening stranger makes some very specific threats and demands. Be sure you remember the details of the opening chapter of Great Expectations by taking this quiz from eNotes on Part 1, Chapter 1.

  • A Christmas Carol Stave I
    A Christmas Carol Stave I by enotes

    Scrooge's old friend, dead many years, has paid him a most unexpected and unwelcome visit. What does Marley tell his former business partner and how does Ebeneezer react? Be sure you recall these details and more by taking the quiz over Stave I of Charles Dickens' classic work A Christmas Carol from eNotes. 

  • Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 2 and 3
    Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 2 and 3 by enotes

    Eager to get away from his sister, Pip absconds from her home with some purloined items. Be sure you what goods Pip helps himself to and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over Part 1, Chapters 2-3 in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens.

  • A Christmas Carol Stave II
    A Christmas Carol Stave II by enotes

    The Ghost of Christmas Past shows Scrooge some heartbreaking scenes from his youth. Be sure you recall who Scrooge visits and the lessons he learns by taking the quiz over Stave II of Charles Dickens' classic work A Christmas Carol from eNotes.

  • Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 4 and 5
    Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 4 and 5 by enotes

    It is Christmas Day. Be sure you recall how Pip, Joe, Mrs. Joe and others prepare for the holiday and more by taking the eNotes quiz for chapters 4 and 5 in part 1 of Charles Dickens' Great Expectations.

  • A Christmas Carol Stave III
    A Christmas Carol Stave III by enotes

    The Ghost of Christmas Present has whisked Scrooge away to show him scenes he never thought possible. Be sure you recall what Scrooge learns on this journey by taking the quiz over Stave III of Charles Dickens' classic work A Christmas Carol from eNotes.

  • Great Expectations Part 1 Chapter 6 and 7
    Great Expectations Part 1 Chapter 6 and 7 by enotes

    Pip makes a startling discovery about Joe. Be sure you recall what Pip finds out and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over Part 1, Chapters 6-7 in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens.

  • A Christmas Carol Stave IV
    A Christmas Carol Stave IV by enotes

    The Ghost of Christmas Future shows Scrooge terrifying possibilities to come... unless he changes his ways. Be sure you recall the horrifying possibilities for the old man by taking the quiz over Stave IV of Charles Dickens' classic work A Christmas Carol from eNotes.

  • Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 8 and 9
    Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 8 and 9 by enotes

    Miss Havisham leads Pip into a dark room. Be sure you recall what he finds, what the implications are of his discovery, and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over Part 1, Chapters 8-9 in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens. 

  • A Christmas Carol Stave V
    A Christmas Carol Stave V by enotes

    The once greedy and anti-social Scrooge has seen the errors of his ways. Be sure you understand how Scrooge has changed and how he attempts to make reparations to those he has wronged by taking the quiz over Stave V of Charles Dickens' classic work A Christmas Carol from eNotes.

  • Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 10 and 11
    Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 10 and 11 by enotes

    Pip is determined to become "uncommon." Be sure you recall what he plans to do to achieve this and more by taking the eNotes quiz for Part 1, Chapters 10-11 of Charles Dickens' classic novel Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 12 and 13
    Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 12 and 13 by enotes

    Pip is afraid to return to Miss Havisham. Be sure you recall the reason for his discomfort and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over Part 1, Chapters 12-13 of Charles Dickens' classic novel Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 14 and 15
    Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 14 and 15 by enotes

    Although he is miserable working for Joe at the forge, Pip soldiers on. Be sure you understand why Pip stays and more by taking the eNotes quiz over Part 1, Chapters 14-15 of Charles Dickens' classic novel Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 16 and 17
    Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 16 and 17 by enotes

    Pip tells Estella that there are three reasons that he wishes to become a gentleman. Be sure you recall what those reasons are and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over Part 1, Chapters 16-17 of Charles Dickens' classic novel Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 18 and 19
    Great Expectations Part 1 Chapters 18 and 19 by enotes

    Mr. Wopsle becomes the center of an uncomfortable confrontation at the Three Jolly Bargemen. Be sure you recall what happens during the argument and more by taking the eNotes quiz over Part 1, Chapters 18-19 of Charles Dickens' classic novel Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 20 and 21
    Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 20 and 21 by enotes

    Pip travels to London, the city about which he has longed dreamed. Be sure you recall Pip's feelings about the city, what happens there, and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over Part 3, Chapters 46-47 in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens.

  • Great Expectations Part 2 Chapter 22 and 23
    Great Expectations Part 2 Chapter 22 and 23 by enotes

    Pip and Herbert decide to put their argument behind them. Herbert has some news to impart to his friend. Be sure you recall what Herbert has to say and more by taking the eNotes quiz over Part 2, Chapters 22-23 of Charles Dickens' classic novel Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 24 and 25
    Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 24 and 25 by enotes

    Pip learns some surprising information when he goes to see Mr. Pocket. Be sure you recall the change of plans for Pip, how he feels about this change, and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over Part 2, Chapters 24-25 in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens.

  • Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 26 and 27
    Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 26 and 27 by enotes

    Pip goes to Jaggers' home for dinner and finds the experience odd, to say the least. Be sure you recall what was strange about the visit and more by taking the eNotes quiz for chapters 26 and 27 in part 2 of Great Expectations, Charles Dickens' classic novel.

  • Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 28 and 29
    Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 28 and 29 by enotes

    Pip is going home to see Estella but he has a lot of anxiety about where he will stay while he visits. Be sure you recall why Pip is anxious, with whom he ends up staying, and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over Part 2, Chapters 28-29 in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens.

  • Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 30 and 31
    Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 30 and 31 by enotes

    One evening at the Blue Boar, Pip shares a confidence with Mr. Jaggers. Be sure you remember what Pip tells the man and more by taking the eNotes quiz for chapters 30 and 31 in part 2 of Charles Dickens' Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 32 and 33
    Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 32 and 33 by enotes

    Pip and Estella are reunited. Wemmick takes Pip on an uncomfortable tour. Be sure you recall what happens between Pip and Estella, why the visit is so troubling, and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over Part 2, Chapters 32-33 in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens. 

  • Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 34 and 35
    Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 34 and 35 by enotes

    Pip discovers that his expectations of wealth have been erroneous. Be sure you remember why Pip has become disillusioned and more by taking the eNotes quiz for chapters 34 and 35 in part 2 of Charles' Dickens classic novel Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 36 and 37
    Great Expectations Part 2 Chapters 36 and 37 by enotes

    Money troubles are plaguing Pip and Herbert and both are eagerly awaiting Pip's birthday. Be sure you recall what happens when that day arrives and more by taking the eNotes quiz for Part 2, Chapters 36-37 of Charles Dickens' classic novel Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 2 Chapter 38 and 39
    Great Expectations Part 2 Chapter 38 and 39 by enotes

    Miss Havisham and Estella have had their argument. Be sure you recall the particulars of their quarrel and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over Part 2, Chapters 38-39 of Charles' Dickens classic novel Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 40 and 41
    Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 40 and 41 by enotes

    Consumed with trying to hide Magwitch, for a time, Pip's other worries take a backseat. Be sure you recall what happens with the convict and more by taking the eNotes quiz over Part 3, Chapters 40-41 of Charles Dickens' classic novel Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 42 and 43
    Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 42 and 43 by enotes

    Provis tells his life story to Pip and Herbert. Be sure you recall the details of his account and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over Part 3, Chapters 42-43 of Charles Dickens' classic novel Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 44 and 45
    Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 44 and 45 by enotes

    Pip decides that the time has come to have it out with Miss Havisham and Estella. Be sure you recall what happens during the confrontation and more by taking the eNotes quiz over Part 3, Chapters 44-45 of Charles Dickens' classic novel Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 46 and 47
    Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 46 and 47 by enotes

    Pip goes to Mill Pond in an attempt to locate Provis. Be sure you recall what it takes to find the man and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over Part 3, Chapters 46-47 in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens.

  • Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 48 and 49
    Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 48 and 49 by enotes

    After dinner with Mr. Jagger and Wemmick, Pip finally asks some questions about Molly, Jagger's strange housekeeper. Be sure you recall what Jaggers reveals about his employee and more by taking the eNotes quiz over Part 3, Chapters 48-49 of Charles Dickens' classic novel Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 50 and 51
    Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 50 and 51 by enotes

    Herbert imparts some information to Pip as he tends to his injured friend. Be sure you recall the news Herbert shares, how Pip reacts, and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over Part 3, Chapters 50-51 in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens.

  • Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 52 and 53
    Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 52 and 53 by enotes

    Pip, check in hand, is able to complete the transaction. Be sure you understand how the check is used and more by taking the eNotes quiz for chapters 52 and 53 in part 3 of Charles Dickens' classic novel Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 54 and 55
    Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 54 and 55 by enotes

    The time has come to whisk Provis out of London. Be sure you recall the details of the scheme and more by taking the quiz from eNotes over Part 3, Chapters 54-55 in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens. 

  • Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 56 and 57
    Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 56 and 57 by enotes

    Imprisoned and injured, Magwitch awaits his trial. Pip attends constantly to his friend as the court date draws near. Be sure you recall the details of this difficult time and more by taking the eNotes quiz for chapters 56 and 57 in part 3 of Charles Dickens' Great Expectations.

  • Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 58 and 59
    Great Expectations Part 3 Chapters 58 and 59 by enotes

    Pip returns to his home village to find things have changed. Or is it Pip who is different? Be sure you understand Pip's journey by taking the eNotes quiz for Part 3, Chapters 58-59 of Charles' Dickens classic novel Great Expectations.