English Exam: Great Expectations
What is Pips real name?
What does he know about his real parents?
That they dies and their names
Who has raised him?
His sister (Ms. Joe)
Who is Joe? What is his occupation?
Pips sisters husband. He is a blacksmith.
Where did Pip meet the convict?
In the graveyard
What is he told he must bring the convict?
A file and food
What reception does Pip have when he returnes home?
A reception with his sister about where he has been.
Why doesn't Pip eat his bread and butter
He saves it to give it to the convict
What does Pip steal from the Gargerys?
Liquarice, water, a meat bone, and a pork pie. Also the file for the convict.
Does Pip's conscience bother him concerning the theft?
Yes. He feels bad for stealing from Mr. Joe.
What suprise awaits Pip when he returns to the graveyard to give the convict food?
He found a man in grey but it was a different man.
What lie does Pip tell Mrs. Joe when he returns from the graveyard?
He says he went out and listened to Christmas carold.
What does Pip expect to have happen all during Christmas dinner?
For his family to find out that he stole food and wine.
What topic is discussed at length during dinner?
They talk about Pip and how ungrateful he is.
Why is Uncle Pumblechook unable to drink the brandy?
Because Pip had filled it with tar.
Why does Pip flee for his life as dinner ends?
Because his sister finally goes and looks for the pork pie and she finds out someone has stolen it.
What brings the dinner party to a confusing end?
Soilders come with loaded guns to their door step
Why does Pip think theyve come to arrest him
because he stole a pie earlier
why have the soilders come
they need a blacksmith
why do the men go to the marshes with the soldiers
to see if they catch the bandits
what are the convicts doing when they are found
what does the convict do to save pip any trouble over stolen items
he says he stole the food and drink
why doesnt pip tell joe the truth about the file
he thinks that joe will never trust him again
what is to be pips future occupation
a blacksmith like joe
how much education does pip have
he goes to a school taught by his great aunt
how well educated is joe
not educated at all
why is joes education at this level
because he never went to school
what is joes opinion of mrs. joe
"a fine figure of a woman"
why does he allow her to treat him as she does
because he feels bad for all the work she has to do?
what news does mrs. joe have for pip when she returns home this day?
that pip is going to play for miss havisham
Why is the house named satis
because it mean "enough" because it is so big and whoever had it could want nothing else
what does miss havisham want pip to do
play with estella
what is estellas attitude towards pip
bad. she treats him horribly and insults him often.
what is pips reaction to estellas attitude and treatment of him
he starts thinking less about himself
what lies does pip tell mrs joe and pumblechook
he says he had a good time and doesnt tell them about how miss estella treaded him badly. he also says their were dogs and he played with flags.
why does he tell joe that he has lied about it
because he feels bad telling him lies because he is always so kind and brotherly to him.
What does Pip believe will help improve his attitude.
Getting the best education possible
Who does Pip believe could help him get a better education?
He tells biddy that he went to mr. wopsles and said he wanted to get on in his life.
Why is pip fascinated by the stranger
he has joes file and must know the convict pip gave it to earlier.
what does the stranger give pip? what was it wrapped in
a bright shilling and two one-pound notes.
Who becomes pips confidant?
how does pip spend his time with miss havisham
he pushes her around her room and talkes to her
Why is mrs.joe upset when pip tells them that miss havisham wants him indentured soon
she wants the money pip gets from playing at miss havishams house.
why cant joe speak directly to miss havisham
he is illiterate (shy) and bcause he feels inferior
What does miss havisham give pip as his wage
of what one thing is pip proud of in his apprentiveship to joe
that joe was faithful
of what does he dread of every day at the forge
that estella will come and look in the window and see him working as a blacksmith
why does pip ask for a holiday
so he can go see estella
what does joe think of this plan to go to miss havishams
he thinks that if pip likes it, he likes it
why isnt estella at miss havishams when joe goes to visit when he gets a holiday.
because she is abroad studying to be a lady
what interesting object is found alongside mrs. joes body
a convicts leg-iron
what is unusual about the attack on mrs joe
nothing was taken
why does pip return to visit miss havisham on his birthday? what does she give him?
because she told him too; a guinea
what secret does pip share with biddy
that he wants to be a gentleman
How old was pip when the story began
wh have they paid wemmick
he is ms jaggers clerk; they pay him the money because hes the clerk for jaggers
how does jaggers treat his clients
he yells at them and bosses them around
why does pip seem disappointed in london
londons dirty. people get robbed, murdered, decidely overrated.
why does herbert give pip the name handel
because philip was a childish name, easy name. handel sounds more like a blacksmith name
what does wemmick say pip should notice when he dines with jaggers
his house keeper
what kind of man is wemmick at home
he is opposite than at work
describe wemmicks relationship with his old father
What kind of person is bentley drummle?
what is drummles nickname
how does jaggers treat molly
he ignors her
what does jaggers force molly to show his guests
Who later works for miss havisham and why was he hired
orlik; to protect miss havisham and take care of her house
who did pip tell that orlick was not to be trusted as miss havishams guard
what secret does pip tell to herbert
that he loves estella
what is herberts secret
that as soon as he gets more money he is going to marry clara
Where does estella go to be a lady
why is orlick hanging around joes house
hes watching biddy
why does pip look forward to his twenty first birthday
he wants to find out who his benifactor is
what gift does pip recieve from his benefactor
500 pounds for his birthday
what will change acout pips life now that he is an adult
he gets 125 pounds a quarter
What does pip do secretly for herbert
pays his debts
why does pip pay for herberts debts
so herbert can marry clara
who is pips benefactor
Who is provis
another name for the convict
What does pip want to know about provis
he wants to know about his life and how to be a convict
who is ocmperson? what kind of man is he?
the other convict; he is a sly nd cold man
who was arthur, the accomplice?
miss havishams half-brother
how did arthur die
he had a feaver and hilutionations
how does pip acquire money after he gets into financial difficulties?
By selling some of the jewelry he owns
who is following pip, according to wopsle?
whom does pip think estellas birth mother was
What does miss havisham say repeatedly after apologizing to Pip
"What have I done"
Who is estellas father?
Who saves Pip from orlick?
herbert, startop, and trabsboy
how did pips rescuers know where he was
because pip droped the note in the chambers and herbert found it
what happens to compeyson
he gets pulled overboard and drowns
What opportunity does herbert offer pip
to join in his shipping buisness as a clerk
what injuries did magwitch incur when arrested
2 broken ribs, gash in his head, and punctured lung
what efforts does pip make to save magwitchs life
he writes petitions
what does pip hope iwll happen soon if his appeals fail
that magwich will die on his own and not be put to death
what are pips last words to magwitch as he dies in prison hospital
that pip loves his daughter (estella)
what happens to pip after magwitchs death
he gets sick
who nurses pip back to health
what has happened to pips arrest warrant for bad debts
joe paid them off
how has joes life changed when pip visits eleven years later
he has 2 kinds (pip is the name of the son)
has pip forgotten estella and his dream of a life with her
what has happened to estella in these eleven years
she was abused