Hard Times

by: Charles Dickens

Book the First: Sowing: Chapters 5–8 Quick Quiz

1 of 5
What is Sissy out buying when her father leaves?

2 of 5
Who is the master of the circus?

3 of 5
Sissy agrees to go live with the Gradgrinds, largely because she thinks ___.

4 of 5
Mrs. Sparsit is connected to what aristocratic family?

5 of 5
What does Mrs. Gradgrind claim contradicts the philosophy of fact, and makes her wish she had never been cursed with a family?