1. Through whose
eyes do we see most of the events in Daisy Miller?
2. How might the
hotel Trois Couronnes, where the Millers and Mrs. Costello are staying,
3. Mrs. Costello
is what relation of Winterbourne’s?
4. Why do Winterbourne’s
friends like to say that he’s in Geneva “studying”?
5. When Randolph
first meets Winterbourne, what does he ask him for?
6. Where does Winterbourne
promise to take Daisy in Chapter 1?
7. When Mrs. Costello
describes the Millers as “common,” she means that they are what?
8. When Winterbourne
first meets Daisy, it occurs to him that she may be what?
9. What excuse does
Winterbourne give for being unable to introduce Daisy to his aunt?
10. During their
trip to Chillon, why does Daisy get angry at Winterbourne?
11. Mrs. Costello’s
request that Winterbourne bring her the novel Paule Méré is
12. What do Mrs.
Walker and Mrs. Miller warn Daisy about when she proposes to walk
in the Pincio?
13. What seems to
be Mrs. Miller’s favorite topic of conversation?
14. How does Daisy
react when Winterbourne suggests that she and Giovanelli might be
15. Which character,
after Daisy, seems least concerned with social convention?
16. Which character
does not suffer from any physical ailment or malady in the novel?
17. At Daisy’s funeral,
what does Giovanelli tell Winterbourne about Daisy?
18. On her deathbed,
what does Daisy want Winterbourne to know?
19. Many of James’s
contemporary readers condemned Daisy Miller because
his representative of American girlhood seemed how?
20. When Mrs. Costello
pretends to think that Daisy’s last name is “Baker” or “Chandler,”
what is she doing?