Charles Dickens Tweets? Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Apr 30, 2012

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Plot reduced to Twitter length Dickens work % Correct
Miserly Scrooge mean to all inc Bob C who's got sick son Tim. Spooked by 3 ghosts on Xmas Eve. Wakes changed man, buys big bird. #happyxmas!A Christmas Carol
94.1%
Orphan flees workhouse, snared by villain Fagin, gets caught pickpocketing, old gent takes pity, gets kidnapped then rescued. #Happyending!The Adventures of Oliver Twist
92.3%
Pip's a gent cos of cash windfall. Gets greedy, disowns family, discovers benefactor is escaped con. Mad Miss Haversham fries, #he gets girlGreat Expectations
86.4%
French Revolution, boozy lawyer defends Brit toff spy, falls for his lover & helps her save him from guillotine. #Bestof timesworstoftimesA Tale of Two Cities
86.4%
Nice rich old man Sam Pickwick & chums travel round the UK countryside and write about findings. Cue funny scrapes inc Mr P getting jailed.The Pickwick Papers
75.1%
Mean stepdad sends Dave to work in London, he flees to live with Aunt, becomes a lawyer, falls for boss's girl and defeats enemy Uriah Heep.David Copperfield
71.2%
Amy Dorrit & dad Bill live in debtor's jail. He's freed, she falls for pauper Arthur. Strange secret and villain with two names in the mix.Little Dorrit
65.3%
Plot reduced to Twitter length Dickens work % Correct
Nick's dad loses money & dies. Nick, ma & sis have to live with horrid rich uncle. Posh ppl cruel, but Nick comes out on top #HappyeverafterNicholas Nickleby
62.2%
Orphan falls foul of opium-soaked choirmaster who obsesses over his betrothed. Dickens dies before he finishes the story. #hence the mysteryThe Mystery of Edwin Drood
49.8%
Nell lives in shop wiv grampy who gambles to save for her future. Loses shop to mean moneylender. They flee, get hunted down - and die. Sob.The Old Curiosity Shop
46.6%
Saintly Ester pressured to marry man she doesn't love. Murder, inheritance battle and case of spontaneous human combustion. #tons of twistsBleak House
44%
Dour milltown teacher tries to reform circus lass while own kids go off rails & get into robbery. Local worker tries to dump his drunk wife.Hard Times
29.8%
Bloke due to wed to ensure fortune 'drowns'. Cash goes to working class Boffins. Blackmail, villainy then dead hero returns to #wed and winOur Mutual Friend
20.6%
Mystery murder: Essex nutter with a pet raven conned into rioting in London, dodgy MPs, couple of hangings, murder solved. Lovers wed. #Aah!Barnaby Rudge
17%

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