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Wuthering Heights

by Emily Brontë

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Chapters 22–25 Questions and Answers

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Quiz Questions:

  1. Why does Cathy get stuck on the wrong side of the wall?
  2. What does Heathcliff tell Cathy about Linton?
  3. What does Cathy admit to Nelly when they return home?
  4. What does Cathy do when both Nelly and Edgar are bedridden?
  5. Why does Cathy laugh at Hareton?
  6. How does Hareton punish Cathy and Linton for making fun of him?
  7. What happens when Hareton tries to apologize to Cathy?
  8. What does Nelly do after catching Cathy sneaking out?
  9. Why does Edgar think Linton might be a suitable match for Cathy?
  10. What is the state of Linton’s health?

Quiz Answers:

  1. After climbing down to retrieve her hat, Cathy finds she cannot climb back up the wall.
  2. Heathcliff tells Cathy that she broke Linton’s heart and that Linton is now very near death.
  3. Cathy tells Nelly that she will never be able to rest until she learns whether what Heathcliff said was true.
  4. Cathy secretly goes to Wuthering Heights to visit Linton.
  5. Cathy laughs at Hareton’s attempt to read when he admits he cannot read numbers yet.
  6. Hareton locks Linton and Cathy out of the house, causing Linton to throw a fit.
  7. Cathy hits Hareton with her whip and rides away without accepting his apology.
  8. Nelly immediately tells Edgar after she finds Cathy sneaking out.
  9. Edgar thinks Linton might make a good husband because he is unaware of Linton’s disagreeable personality and knows that Linton will eventually inherit Cathy’s home.
  10. Linton is just as sickly as Edgar and appears to be very near death.

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