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1

scrooge giving presents on Christmas is an example of which theme?

redemption

2

'as solitary as an oyster' why is this a good simile to describe scrooge?

hard on the outside,soft on the inside

3

What is the setting for A Christmas Carol?

London, 1843

4

Who is the author of the book?

Charles Dickens

5

How many years ago did Marley die?

7 years

6

What is the purpose of Scrooge's nephew's visit to him on Christmas Eve?

Invite him to Christmas dinner

7

Does Scrooge fire Bob Cratchit for being late to work the day after Christmas? What happens?

No,He gives him a raise

8

What was Scrooge like as a child?

lonely and sad

9

Who does Scrooge send the Christmas turkey to?

The Cratchit family

10

How long did the Ghost of Christmas Present last?

1 day

11

What did Scrooge say when he heard "Merry Christmas"?

Ba humbug

12

How many nights did the Spirits take to accomplish their task?

1 day

13

Give 3 ways Victorian England is different from today?
No electricity, cars, or running water

No electricity, cars, or running water

14

What worried Scrooge when he visited the Cratchit's on Christmas day with the Ghost of Christmas Present?

Tiny Tim was going to die

15

What did the chains Jacob Marley wore symbolize?

Missed opportunities to help others