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

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

  • Question 2

    Why does the jury acquit Darnay?

  • Question 3

    Sydney Carton is often compared to:

  • Question 4

    The town of St. Antoine is best described as:

  • Question 5

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

  • Question 6

    What welcome news does Lorry give Miss Mannette?

  • Question 7

    How does Carton describe Lucie?

  • Question 8

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

  • Question 9

    What symbolizes the coming bloodshed?

  • Question 10

    Why does Carton say he hates Darnay?

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