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The Scarlet Letter Chapters 1-13 Test Review

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What did Hester do for a living?
Extravagantly
How does Pearl dress?
Ugly except for the beautiful scarlet letter "A"
How does Hester dress?
Outcast
How is Pearl different from the rest of the community?
Her lover, Dimmesdale
Why does Hester stay in Boston?
Pearl
Who loves Hester's letter "A"?
Hester
Who feels guilty about the "A"?
Poor
Who does Hester show charity to and makes them clothes?
Bellingham
Who argues to take Pearl away from Hester?
Dimmesdale
Who argues for Hester to keep Pearl?
In a huge suit of armor
How does Hester view her "A"?
Chillingworth
Who continues to get older and uglier?
Dimmesdale
Who becomes sicker and more emaciated?
Pearl
Who keeps Hester from the Black Man?
Because he feels guilty
Why does Dimmesdale stand on the scaffold?
Hope from sorrow/darkness
What does the rosebush represent?
Prison door
What is chapter one about?
Chillingworth
Who does Hester see while she's on the scaffold?
Her childhood
What does Hester think about while she's in the scaffold?
Wilson
Who asked Hester to name her child the first time?
Dimmesdale
Who asked Hester to name her child the second time?
Wilson
Who asked Hester to name her child the third time?
Talk of the townsperson
Who fills Chillingworth why?
He's Hester's husband
What secret is Chillingworth keeping?
Satan
Some think who is Pearl's father?
Putting his hand over his heart
What is Dimmesdale's noticeable habit?
Puts her cheek on his hand
At the governor's house, what does Pearl do to Dimmesdale?
More saint-like
What is Dimmesdale's reputation over time?
Find out who slept with his wife and get revenge
What is Chillingworth's goal?
Harboring sin
What is the cause of Dimmesdale's sickness?
Chillingworth
Who believes you should confess to people?
Dimmesdale
Who believes you should confess to God?
Mistress Hibbins
Who believes in witchcraft?
Chillingworth
Who do people think the the Black Man?
Winthrop
Who dies the "A" in the sky?
Dimmesdale
Who says, "Were it God's will..."
Pearl
Who says, "Thou what not gold..."
Hester
Who says, "Oh Father in heaven..."
Dimmesdale
Who says, "It was meant for a blessing..."
Chillingworth
Who says, "Oh wise and pious friend..."
Chillingworth
Who says, "Thus she will be a..."