Pride and Prejudice Study Guide

Pride and Prejudice

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice follows the lives of the five Bennet sisters and their parents, especially focusing on the second eldest daughter Elizabeth. Though weary of her mother's desperation to place each of her daughters in good marriages, Elizabeth finds herself drawn to Mr. Darcy, a proud and wealthy gentleman who is attracted to Elizabeth because of her intelligence and wit. Amidst the drama of their friends' and families' lives, both must overcome preconceived notions and expectations in this story that explores class, love, and social change.

What is the name of the Darcy's estate?

  • Longbourn
  • Netherfield
  • Pemberly
  • Meryton

What is the name of the Bennett estate?

  • Longbourn
  • Netherfield
  • Longbourn
  • Meryton

Where do the Benett girls first meet Mr. Wickham?

  • London
  • Meryton
  • Longbourne
  • Pemberly

Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy is a:

  • Lawyer
  • Businessman
  • Gentleman
  • Doctor

How do the Benet girls first meet Mr. Bingley and Mr. Darcy?

  • A ball at Meryton
  • On the street
  • At a store in town
  • In London

Who elopes with Lydia Bennett?

  • Mr. Darcy
  • Mr. Wickham
  • Mr. Bingley
  • Mr. Gardiner

What is the profession of Mr. Collins?:

  • Baker
  • Clergyman
  • Lawyer
  • Butler

Which Bennett girl is the first to marry:

  • Jane
  • Elizabeth
  • Lydia
  • Kitty

Lady Catherine asks that Elizabeth that she:

  • Promise not to marry Mr. Darcy
  • Promise never to return to London
  • Promise to marry Mr. Wickham
  • Promise never to visit the Collins again

What is the name of Lady Catherine's estate?

  • Pemberly
  • Rosings
  • Netherfield
  • Longbourne

Pride and Prejudice takes place mainly in the town of:

  • London
  • Bayside
  • Hertfordshire
  • Pemberly

Where is Mr. Wickham's regiment stationed?

  • Hertfordshire
  • London
  • Meryton
  • Pemberly

The name of Elizabeth's aunt and uncle are:

  • Mr. and Mrs. Bennett
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bingley
  • Mr. and Mrs. Gardiner
  • Mr. and Mrs. Darcy

Why does Mr. Darcy advise Mr. Bingley not to marry Jane Bennett?

  • Because she is poor
  • Because Jane has such poor manners
  • Because Jane has another boyfriend who lives in Meryton
  • Because he feels Jane is not truly in love with Mr. Bingley, and is only after his money

Jane eventually marries:

  • Mr. Darcy
  • Mr. Collins
  • Mr. Bingley
  • Mr. Smith

Elizabeth eventually marries:

  • Mr. Bennett
  • Mr. Darcy
  • Mr. Bingley
  • Mr. Wickham

Who is Mr. Collins?

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  • The cousin of Mr. Bennett, and the heir to Longbourn
  • The cousin of Mr. Darcy, and the heir to Pemberly
  • The cousin of Mr Bingley, and the heir to Netherfield
  • A neighbor of the Bennett family

Mr. Collins is:

  • Very likable
  • Pompous
  • Egotistical
  • Proud

Mrs. Bennet's obsession is to:

  • Travel to London
  • Become a member of high society
  • See her five daughters married well
  • Buy the Netherfield estate

Who does Mr. Collins marry?

  • Kitty Bennett
  • Charlotte Lucas
  • Elizabeth Bennett
  • Caroline Bingley

What are the names of Mr. Bingley's sisters?

  • Jane and Elizabeth Bennett
  • Kitty and Lydia Bingley
  • Mrs. Hurst and Caroline Bingley
  • Georgiana and Elizabeth Bingley

What is the name of Mr. Darcy's sister?

  • Elizabeth
  • Charlotte
  • Georgiana
  • Catherine

Darcy negotiates a marriage between who?

  • Jane and Mr. Bingley
  • Charlotte and Mr. Collins
  • Lydia and Mr. Wickham
  • Mr. and Mrs. Gardiner

In what year was Pride and Prejudice first published

  • 1813
  • 1913
  • 1926
  • 1919

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