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Can You Ace This Quiz All About "A Christmas Carol"?

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  1. What is the full title to the original story of "A Christmas Carol"?
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    "A Christmas Carol"
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    "A Christmas Carol in Prose, Being a Ghost-Story of Christmas"
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    "A Christmas Carol in Prose"
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    "The Carol of Christmas"
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    A Christmas Carol in Prose, Being a Ghost-Story of Christmas

    A Christmas Carol in Prose, Being a Ghost-Story of Christmas commonly known as A Christmas Carol is a novella that was first published in London by Chapman & Hall Publishing company in 1843.

    A Christmas Carol in Prose, Being a Ghost-Story of Christmas
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  2. Who wrote "A Christmas Carol"?
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    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Harold Bloom
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    Francis Edwin Elwell
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    Charles Dickens
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    Charles Dickens

    Charles Dickens was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era.

    Charles Dickens
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  3. Who is the main character in "A Christmas Carol"?
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    Ebenezer Scrooge
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    Jacob Marley
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    Charles Dickens
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    Tiny Tim
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    Ebenezer Scrooge

    Scrooge is a cold-hearted miser who despises Christmas.

    Ebenezer Scrooge
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  4. What is the name of the overworked and underpaid clerk?
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    Peter Cratchit
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    Fred
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    Bob Cratchit
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    Matthew
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    Bob Cratchit

  5. Who is Scrooge "visited" by first?
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    Ghost of Christmas Past
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    Ghost of Christmas Present
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    Ghost of Christmas Future
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    Ghost of Jacob Marley
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    Ghost of Jacob Marley

    Scrooge is visited by Jacob Marley's ghost, who wanders the Earth, entwined by heavy chains and money boxes, forged during a lifetime of greed and selfishness.

    Ghost of Jacob Marley
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  6. Which spirit visits Scrooge first?
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    Ghost of Christmas Past
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    Ghost of Christmas Present
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    Ghost of Christmas Future
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    Ghost of Christmas Eve
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    Ghost of Christmas Past

    The Ghost of Christmas Past takes Scrooge to Christmas scenes of Scrooge's boyhood and youth, reminding him of a time when he was more innocent.

    Ghost of Christmas Past
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  7. Which spirit visits Scrooge second?
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    Ghost of Christmas Eve
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    Ghost of Christmas Past
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    Ghost of Christmas Future
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    Ghost of Christmas Present
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    Ghost of Christmas Present

    The Ghost of Christmas Present takes Scrooge to a joy-filled market of people buying things for Christmas dinner and celebrations.

    Ghost of Christmas Present
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  8. Which spirit visits Scrooge third?
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    Ghost of Christmas Past
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    Ghost of Christmas Eve
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    Ghost of Christmas Future
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    Ghost of Christmas Present
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    Ghost of Christmas Future

    The Ghost of Christmas Future shows Scrooge scenes of his funeral.

    Ghost of Christmas Future
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  9. What happens to Scrooge at the conclusion of the story?
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    He dies
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    He changes
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    He makes some changes, but stays the same
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    He gets married
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    He changes.

    Scrooge wakes up on Christmas morning a changed man. He spends the day with his nephew, Fred, and his family and anonymously sends a large turkey to the Cratchit home for Christmas dinner.

    He changes.
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  10. When was the first stage performance of "A Christmas Carol?"
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    1843
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    1845
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    1844
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    1847
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    1844

    The novella was adapted for the stage almost immediately. Three productions opened on February 5, 1844.

    1844
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  11. What year was the first film adaptation of "A Christmas Carol" made?
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    1901
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    1923
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    1940
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    2000
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    1901

    In 1901 it was produced as Scrooge, or, Marley's Ghost a silent black-and-white British film; it is the first known adaptation of a Dickens work on film, although it is now largely lost.

    1901
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  12. Which of these forms of media was "A Christmas Carol" NOT adapted into?
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    An opera
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    A radio skit
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    A mime production
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    A cartoon strip
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    A cartoon strip

    The story was adapted in 1923 for radio. The story has been adapted to other media, including an opera, a ballet, a Broadway musical, animation, and a mime production starring Marcel Marceau.

    A cartoon strip
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  13. What phrase is Scrooge most known for?
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    Merry Christmas
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    Bah! Humbug!
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    Blow me down!
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    Hush, you!
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    Bah! Humbug!

    Bah! Humbug!
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  14. What year did Disney make an adaptation of the original "A Christmas Carol"?
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    1997
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    2000
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    2001
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    2009
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    2009

    The film was released on November, 6 2009. It was Disney's animated retelling of Charles Dickens' classic novel about a Victorian-era miser taken on a journey of self-redemption.

    2009
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  15. Who voiced the spirits of Christmas Past, Present, and Future in Disney's adaptation of the original "A Christmas Carol"?
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    Gary Oldman
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    Jim Carrey
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    Collin Firth
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    Bob Hoskins
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    Jim Carrey

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