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irritation; annoyance
a) adulation
b) vexation
c) privation
d) pauper

chances or possibilities
a) paupers
b) prospects
c) adulations
d) gamuts

without interruption
a) prospects
b) privation
c) adulation
d) incessantly

a poor person
a) pauper
b) prospects
c) adulation
d) gamut

crooked; to one side
a) askew
b) pauper
c) prospects
d) disconsolate

extremely depressed
a) aghast
b) disconsolate
c) askew
d) incessantly

an entire range or series
a) privation
b) vexation
c) gamut
d) pauper

excessive praise or flattery
a) vexation
b) adulation
c) aghast
d) askew

filled with shock or horror
a) vexation
b) incessantly
c) aghast
d) gamut

How much did the Loisels spend to replace the necklace?
a) 12,000 euros
b) $150,000
c) 36,000 francs
d) 19 pesos

What do we find out about the necklace at the end of the story?
a) It's fake.
b) It was worth a lot of money.
c) It was stolen.
d) Mme. Forestier had it all along.

What is the climax of the story?
a) The Loisels get invited to a party.
b) We find out the necklace is fake.
c) The necklace is lost.
d) Mathilde and her husband work really hard to raise money to buy a replacement necklace.

What is the setting of The Necklace?
a) London
b) Paris
c) Paris, in the 1800s
d) London, in the 1800s

Who is the author?
a) Pierre Escargot
b) Guy de Maupassant
c) Mathilde Loisel
d) Liam O'Flaherty

What is the point of view of The Necklace?
a) 1st person
b) 2nd person
c) 3rd limited
d) 3rd omniscient

Which is a possible theme of The Necklace?
a) Don't do drugs.
b) Listen to your parents.
c) It's better to give than to receive.
d) Always tell the truth.

What is the main conflict of The Necklace?
a) person vs. person
b) person vs. self
c) person vs. supernatural
d) person vs. nature

the lack of a basic necessity
a) vexation
b) privation
c) adulation
d) pauper

Who/what is the antagonist of The Necklace?
a) Mathilde Loisel
b) M. Loisel (Mathilde's husband)
c) greed
d) Mme. Forestier

Who is the protagonist of The Necklace?
a) Mathilde Loisel
b) Mme. Forestier
c) the necklace
d) M. Loisel (Mathilde's husband)

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