Chapters 11-15 Questions and Answers
- Who is Mrs. Fairfax and what does Jane misunderstand about her?
- Who is Adèle?
- Describe Jane’s life at Thornfield before the arrival of Mr. Rochester.
- When does Jane first encounter Mr. Rochester?
- How does Jane reply when Mr. Rochester asks whether she finds him handsome?
- Who is Céline Varens?
- How does Jane feel about Thornfield after Mr. Rochester’s arrival?
- What causes Jane to awaken in the middle of the night?
- Who does Jane suspect may be responsible for the fire?
- What is Mr. Rochester’s response to the fire?
- Mrs. Fairfax is the housekeeper at Thornfield, and Jane initially mistakes her for the owner of Thornfield.
- Adèle Varens is Jane’s young pupil and Mr. Rochester’s ward. She is under ten years old and speaks primarily French. Jane later learns that Adèle’s mother was Mr. Rochester’s former lover.
- Jane feels comfortable at Thornfield and enjoys her routine and the company of Mrs. Fairfax and Adèle....
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