English Frankenstein

Despite what is depicted in popular culture, Frankenstein is the name of the creature’s creator
What did Mary Shelley see in the waking dream that inspired Frankenstein? a scientist kneeling beside his creation
The Italian physician Luigi Galvani demonstrated that nerve impulses have an electrical basis
In Frankenstein, what does the stranger ask Robert Walton before boarding the ship? He asks where the ship is headed.
Which of the following is a synonym for prudent? practical
In Frankenstein, Victor Frankenstein may be a brilliant scientist who created one of the most infamous creatures in literature, but in many ways he is also a typical teenager
What was perhaps “everything” to the Romantics? expression
Which of the following is NOT a comprehension strategy? speed reading
In Frankenstein, what event delays Victor’s departure for Ingostadt? the death of his mother
The way in which he warmly welcomed even new acquaintances into his home was evidence of his affability
In Frankenstein, who cares for Victor when he is stricken with a fever for several months? Henry
To prognosticate means to predict
In Frankenstein, who attempts to take responsibility for William’s death? Elizabeth
The Greek mythological figure Prometheus is one of Shelley’s inspirations for Victor Frankenstein
In Frankenstein, Victor changes from an optimistic, eager young man to one who is anxious and remorseful
Frankenstein is told using both a and b(first person point of view; flashback)
An epistolary novel always uses _____ to tell the story. letters
An example of “natural philosophy,” or the physical sciences, is anatomy
Courageous is to fearless as indefatigable is to tireless
In Frankenstein, why doesn’t Victor share with Robert what he discovered? Victor is afraid that it would lead to Robert’s destruction and misery.
In Frankenstein, when Victor sees the creature, he expresses all of the following EXCEPT pride
In Frankenstein, after two years, Victor again sees the creature when he is walking during a storm and lightning flashes
In Frankenstein, who is the speaker of the following quote: “I wish that I were to die with you; I cannot live in this world of misery?” Elizabeth
In Frankenstein, how is the creature injured after saving the girl who falls in the river? He is shot.
Which of the following is an antonym for puerile? mature
In Frankenstein, with which figure from Paradise Lost does the creature NOT compare himself? God
In Frankenstein, which of the following words could be used to describe Victor? tormented
A glacier is a large body of ice
In Frankenstein, the creature discovers all of the following EXCEPT a ship
In Frankenstein, the creature is terrified when he sees his reflection in water
In Frankenstein, what is one way the creature is different from man? He can survive more easily in extreme heat and cold.
In Frankenstein, although the Turk seemed grateful to Felix for helping him, he was really just concerned with his own safety and return to Turkey
In Frankenstein, after reading Victor’s journal, the creature exclaimed: “Hateful day when I received life!”
In Frankenstein, the creature wants to kidnap William so that he can befriend William and have a companion
In Frankenstein, as Victor listens to the creature’s story, he feels a mix of horror, hatred, and compassion
In Frankenstein, Victor agrees to make a female companion for the creature because both a and b(Victor thought the creature should have some happiness; Victor was afraid of what the creature would do in revenge.)
In Frankenstein, what does Walton discover when he enters Frankenstein’s cabin after Frankenstein has died? The creature is in the cabin.
Which of the following is a synonym for degradation? ruin
In Frankenstein, the setting in which Frankenstein pursues the creature is fitting because Victor is emotionally barren and isolated.

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