Charles Dickens Test
Mrs. Steigerwalt pd. 3
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When was Charles Dickens born?
Feb 7, 1812
Where did Charles Dickens move to in 1822?
Where did he work at age 12 and what sort of work was it?
in a factory gluing labels on bottles
How many hours a day did he work in the factory?
What kind of prison was his father sent to?
What sort of work did he do as a young man?
clerk in a law office
When did he begin working as a journalist?
When did he publish his first work of fiction and marry Catherine Hogarth?
What kind of pet did Dickens have?
When did he visit America?
When did he visit Italy?
When he returned to England, what did he do?
started a newspaper and a shelter for homeless women
What caused his marraige to Catherine end?
an actress named Ellen
What age did he die?
When did he die
June 9, 1870
At what age did his writing career start?
Why was he forced to leave school?
he had to pay off his father's debts
Where was he born?
Was he always a reader?
When was his first story published and what was its title?
1836, Sketches by Boz
Who was he very worried about?
the poor, especially children
When he died, what happened?
people wondered if Christmas would still be celebrated
He changed the celebration of what holiday?
Was he popular in his time?
How long did it take him to write "A Christmas Carol"?
When did he publish "A Christmas Carol"?
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