People
Plot Points
Vocabulary
Places
Spirits

100

What is Scrooge's first name?

Ebenezer

100

How does Scrooge act when faced with the first spirit?

He is frightened.

100

This means something of little value or importance

trifle

100

Where does A Christmas Carol take place?

London, England

100

What emanates from the Ghost of Christmas Past's head?

A bright clear jet of light

200

What is Scrooge's sister's name?

Fan

200

What does Scrooge give the Cratchits at the end of the novella?

A turkey

200

an immeasurable deep gulf or great space

Abyss

200

At whose house is the Christmas pudding nervously revealed?

The Cratchit's home

200

What two children does the spirit of Christmas Present show to Scrooge under his robe?

Ignorance and Want

300

What is the name of Scrooge's dead business partner?

Jacob Marley

300

Why does Belle end her engagement to Scrooge?

He loves money more than he loves her.

300

To take by force or wrongfully; to steal

plunder

300

Where is Scrooge when his sister comes to bring him home?

At a boarding school.

300

What is the name of the first spirit to visit Scrooge?

Jacob Marley!

400

What is young Scrooge's fiance's name?

Belle

400

What does Jacob Marley carry around with him as a ghost?

Chains with lockboxes , keys, padlocks....

400

Done quickly without thought or care; impulsive behavior

impetuous

400

What is the setting where the story begins?

In Scrooge's counting house.

400

Which spirit seemed to scatter gloom and mystery?

The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come

500

What is the name of the individual for whom Ebenezer was an apprentice when he was a young man?

Mr. Fezziwig

500

What is foretold about Tiny Tim?

He will die in the future.

500

Not marked by careful distinction; random and haphazard

indiscriminately

500

Where does Scrooge finally spend Christmas?

At his nephew Fred's house

500

Which spirit has over eighteen hundred brothers?

The Ghost of Christmas Present