Free! Register New Player - Log In  
Dickens Charles Quizzes,
Trivia and Puzzles

Charles Dickens Trivia and Quizzes

  1. FunTrivia
  2. »
  3. Quizzes
  4. »
  5. Literature Quizzes
  6. »
  7. Authors D-G Trivia
  8. »
  9. Charles Dickens Trivia


As well as portraying Victorian England, with an emphasis on what he perceived as pressing social issues, Dickens created some memorable characters, many with intriguing names.   

There are 65 quizzes and 650 trivia questions in this category.
Take this hour's trivia quiz: Dickens, Charles - Mixed Questions

A quiz every hour! Over 650 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
Explore Dickens, Charles Quiz Sub-Categories:
folder A Christmas Carol (8 quizzes) folder A Tale of Two Cities (7)
folder David Copperfield (3) folder Great Expectations (7)
folder Oliver Twist (6) folder The Pickwick Papers (5)
1
"Bleak House" - worst title but best Dickens book?

Many people are put off one of Charles Dickens' best books by the depressing title. However, those who have read it will know how good it is and get the answers to most of these questions.
Average (25 qns)
Philian
1488 plays
2
Who in the Dickens Are They?

Some of the most interestingly-named characters in literature can be found in the pages of Charles Dickens' novels. I'll give you the name of the character, and you'll choose the novel in which he or she appears.
Tough (10 qns)
Cymruambyth
2262 plays
3
Dickens Villains and Bad-guys

Charles Dickens wrote stories with many memorable characters, not all of which you'd like to call a friend. Can you identify the villain or story they come from?
Average (15 qns)
Spontini
462 plays
4
Charles Dickens Characters

I will give you the character's name and a brief discription. You give me the Charles Dickens novel they are in.
Easy (10 qns)
buckeye012003
4365 plays
5
Dickens' "Our Mutual Friend"

"Our Mutual Friend" was Charles Dickens' last completed novel. This is a brief quiz given the book's length and its labyrinth plot. May be spoilers herein.
Average (15 qns)
albinerhawk
381 plays
6
What the Dickens?

A very timely subject is this. Even Oprah recommends Dickens, choosing "Great Expections" and "Tale of Two Cities" as selections for her book club for December 2010. How familiar are you with these ten Dickensian characters?
Average (10 qns)
drbabe
1047 plays
7
Little Dorrit

"Little Dorrit" is one of Charles Dickens' masterpieces, published as a serial novel between 1855 and 1857. It's a satire that criticizes the hypocrisy of society and the way poor people were treated.
Average (25 qns)
wardcogge
498 plays
8
Match the Dickens Characters

I'll give you the names of some characters from novels by Charles Dickens. All you need to do is match them to the correct book.
Average (10 qns)
rossian
Feb 04 17
282 plays
9
Charles Dickens Characters

I give you some characters (not necessarily main ones), you say the book. Good luck!
Average (10 qns)
eunomia
1518 plays
10
The Works of Charles Dickens

This quiz is all about the works of arguably the greatest Victorian writer.
Average (10 qns)
nutter2002
1782 plays
11
The Great Charles Dickens

Charles John Huffam Dickens is one of the most beloved authors of all time. Born into poverty in 1812, he used his many experiences to illustrate how one can rise above adversity and achieve happiness and success in life.
Average (10 qns)
richicago
828 plays
12
First Lines of Dickens Novels

This is a little quiz to see how many of the first lines of Charles Dickens' books you can identify. It's not always the entire first sentence either. Have fun.
Average (10 qns)
senegalgirl
1644 plays
13
Mixed Up Dickens!

Oh dear! The loose pages of my beloved "Complete Dickens" manuscript have blown all over the courtyard, and in scrambling to gather them up, I've got them all out of sort. What happens to these Dickensian characters when they are put wrong way to?
Tough (10 qns)
sidnobls
588 plays
14
What the Dickens

A ten question quiz on Charles Dickens (1812-1870). One of literature's greatest exponents.
Average (10 qns)
navaho56
660 plays
15
Dickens' Good Guys

Dickens produced some wonderful characters in his novels. A great many villains but also some very worthy folk too. Can you identify these good people?
Average (10 qns)
Spontini
387 plays
16
Charles Dickens Addicts Mark 2

By popular request (well, one) I bring you another quiz on the books of Charles Dickens.
Average (10 qns)
pippa_sue
1413 plays
17
What the Dickens!

Charles Dickens is still one of the most read authors, so I'll give you the opening lines and you click the correct novel. Have Fun.
Average (10 qns)
kittyconner
1665 plays
18
The Wicked Wit of Charles Dickens

The works of Charles Dickens are full of the most amazing and delightfully imaginative similes, metaphors and other colourful figures of speech. Can you answer these questions about them?
Difficult (10 qns)
balaton
294 plays
19
Newly Edited Dickens Bio

I have been a fan of Charles Dickens' novels since I was 15 and a teacher suggested David Copperfield. Hope you enjoy this quiz. I had fun recalling all this trivia!
Average (10 qns)
cbdileo
708 plays
20
Details About Dickens Novels

I give you a detail about a Dickens novel, you tell me what I'm describing. It's that simple.
Average (10 qns)
trivia12387
2514 plays
21
A Tale of Two Halves

Match the endings of these titles of works by Charles Dickens with the beginnings. Common shortened versions of titles are used.
Very Easy (10 qns)
KentQuizzer
744 plays
22
What the Dickens Shall I Call You?

Can you find the surnames of these Dickens characters from the twisted clues?
Easy (10 qns)
balaton
726 plays
23
Seasonal Dickens

Between 1843 and 1848, Charles Dickens wrote a series of books, known collectively as "The Christmas Books". Some are better known than others. How much do you know about these and about other Christmassy references in other Dickens works?
Average (10 qns)
balaton
264 plays
24
What the Dickens! Know his characters?

Do you remember your Dickens novels? I'll name some characters from his books, and you see if you can remember the book.
Average (10 qns)
Ruma
2313 plays
25
For Charles Dickens Addicts

Be gentle with me, this is my first time! I've just been re-reading Dickens, so now I'll share it with you.
Average (10 qns)
pippa_sue
1731 plays
26
Charles Dickens - Hard Times

I am currently studying this book at college and I think that it's good.
Average (20 qns)
michelle_4_eva
540 plays
27
Mr. Woodcourt

Mr. Woodcourt, the hero of Charles Dickens' novel "Bleak House", is perhaps the most understated romantic hero in English Literature. How much do you know about him?
Average (20 qns)
Catreona
210 plays
28
Is Dickens Our Mutual Friend?

Many characters in "Our Mutual Friend" have nicknames. Can you match them with their real names?
Difficult (10 qns)
balaton
303 plays
29
Nicholas Nickleby

Of all of the novels written by Dickens, Nicholas Nickleby is my favorite. I hope you agree, and I hope you paid attention while you read. Otherwise, this quiz could prove challenging.
Tough (10 qns)
aechica3133
657 plays
This is category 8894
Last Updated Apr 22 17 5:48 AM

cool = highest rated quizzes new quizzes = added recently fun quizzes = has extra info for each qn
editor pick = Editor's Pick editor = FunTrivia Editor gold = Gold Member

Teachers / educators: FunTrivia welcomes the use of our website and quizzes in the classroom
as a teaching aid or for preparing and testing students. See our education page.

 ·  All questions, answers, and quiz content on this website is copyright FunTrivia,2016.