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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.   

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match quiz  Dickensian Maids cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Dec 15 17

All of the maids or servants described are characters in a work by Charles Dickens - you just have to match them up with the right book.
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Fifiona81 editor
Dec 15 17
177 plays
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trivia quiz  "Bleak House" - worst title but best Dickens book? cool 25 questions
Average, 25 Qns, Philian, May 14 03

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.
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Philian
May 14 03
1605 plays
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trivia quiz  Who in the Dickens Are They? cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Cymruambyth, May 21 07

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
Cymruambyth gold member
May 21 07
2328 plays
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trivia quiz  Charles Dickens Characters cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, buckeye012003, Sep 06 05

I will give you the character's name and a brief discription. You give me the Charles Dickens novel they are in.
Easy
buckeye012003
Sep 06 05
4584 plays
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trivia quiz  Dickens Villains and Bad-guys cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Spontini, Jan 15 16

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
Spontini gold member
Jan 15 16
510 plays
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trivia quiz  Dickens' "Our Mutual Friend" cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, albinerhawk, Jul 16 09

"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.
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albinerhawk
Jul 16 09
402 plays
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trivia quiz  What the Dickens? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, drbabe, Dec 31 10

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?
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drbabe
Dec 31 10
1230 plays
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match quiz  Match the Dickens Characters 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, rossian, Feb 04 17

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
rossian editor
Feb 04 17
360 plays
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trivia quiz  Little Dorrit 25 questions
Average, 25 Qns, wardcogge, Dec 01 08

"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.
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wardcogge
Dec 01 08
516 plays
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trivia quiz  Charles Dickens Characters 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, eunomia, Jan 25 09

I give you some characters (not necessarily main ones), you say the book. Good luck!
Average
eunomia
Jan 25 09
1563 plays
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trivia quiz  Please, Sir, I Want Some More 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Serenesh, Apr 23 18

This is a quiz about the works of Charles Dickens. If you have not read his books there are very many dramatizations of his work so it is still worth giving it a go if you have seen some.
Average
Serenesh
Apr 23 18
369 plays
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trivia quiz  The Works of Charles Dickens 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nutter2002, Sep 13 02

This quiz is all about the works of arguably the greatest Victorian writer.
Average
nutter2002
Sep 13 02
1812 plays
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trivia quiz  The Great Charles Dickens 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, richicago, May 09 09

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
richicago
May 09 09
867 plays
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trivia quiz  Death in Dickens 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, CSLwoman, Feb 15 19

In the novels of Charles Dickens, people are born, people live, and then a lot of them die. Here are some notable deaths from his books. Can you spot them all?
Average
CSLwoman
Feb 15 19
195 plays
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trivia quiz  Mixed Up Dickens! 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, sidnobls, Jan 17 09

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
sidnobls
Jan 17 09
618 plays
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trivia quiz  Dickens' Good Guys 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Spontini, Jan 17 16

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
Spontini gold member
Jan 17 16
420 plays
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trivia quiz  What the Dickens 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, navaho56, May 09 10

A ten question quiz on Charles Dickens (1812-1870). One of literature's greatest exponents.
Average
navaho56
May 09 10
696 plays
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trivia quiz  First Lines of Dickens Novels 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, senegalgirl, Mar 12 04

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.
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senegalgirl
Mar 12 04
1785 plays
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trivia quiz  The Old Curiosity Shop 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, OswaldEllie, Jul 15 17

As expected from Charles Dickens, "The Old Curiosity Shop" is full of rich and varied characters. I enjoyed the book, I hope you enjoy the quiz!
Average
OswaldEllie gold member
Jul 15 17
90 plays
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trivia quiz  Charles Dickens Addicts Mark 2 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pippa_sue, Aug 09 00

By popular request (well, one) I bring you another quiz on the books of Charles Dickens.
Average
pippa_sue
Aug 09 00
1566 plays
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match quiz  A Tale of Two Halves 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, KentQuizzer, Apr 19 16

Match the endings of these titles of works by Charles Dickens with the beginnings. Common shortened versions of titles are used.
Very Easy
KentQuizzer gold member
Apr 19 16
807 plays
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trivia quiz  The Wicked Wit of Charles Dickens 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, balaton, Feb 08 14

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
balaton
Feb 08 14
309 plays
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trivia quiz  What the Dickens! 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kittyconner, Mar 12 04

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
kittyconner
Mar 12 04
1812 plays
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trivia quiz  Details About Dickens Novels 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, trivia12387, Dec 24 00

I give you a detail about a Dickens novel, you tell me what I'm describing. It's that simple.
Average
trivia12387
Dec 24 00
2640 plays
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trivia quiz  Seasonal Dickens 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, balaton, Dec 22 13

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
balaton
Dec 22 13
270 plays
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trivia quiz  What the Dickens Shall I Call You? 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, balaton, Sep 23 13

Can you find the surnames of these Dickens characters from the twisted clues?
Easy
balaton
Sep 23 13
774 plays
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trivia quiz  Newly Edited Dickens Bio 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, cbdileo, Nov 07 00

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
cbdileo
Nov 07 00
720 plays
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trivia quiz  What the Dickens! Know his characters? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Ruma, Nov 05 00

Do you remember your Dickens novels? I'll name some characters from his books, and you see if you can remember the book.
Average
Ruma
Nov 05 00
2337 plays
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trivia quiz  For Charles Dickens Addicts 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pippa_sue, Aug 04 00

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
pippa_sue
Aug 04 00
1878 plays
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trivia quiz  Charles Dickens - Hard Times 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, michelle_4_eva, Feb 22 05

I am currently studying this book at college and I think that it's good.
Average
michelle_4_eva
Feb 22 05
567 plays
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