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"The Cask of Amontillado" Vocabulary Quiz

Quiz by Celina Ramos

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  • Q1
    Which of the following words means to sneak away suddenly or secretly?
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    subside
    immolation
    abscond
    aperture
    30s
  • Q2
    Which of the following words means an opening, clearing, gap, or hole?
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    abscond
    impunity
    aperture
    preclude
    30s
  • Q3
    Which of the following words means to lie dead or at rest?
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    abscond
    immolation
    subside
    repose
    30s
  • Q4
    Which of the following terms means death or destruction?
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    preclude
    immolation
    impunity
    repose
    30s
  • Q5
    Which of the following terms means to lower in intensity or calm down?
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    termination
    subside
    abscond
    immolation
    30s
  • Q6
    Which term means to get away with something or freedom from punishment?
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    abscond
    impunity
    immolation
    preclude
    30s
  • Q7
    Which of the following terms means to prevent from happening?
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    repose
    subside
    immolation
    preclude
    30s
  • Q8
    Which of the following terms means an end or limit?
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    impunity
    aperture
    immolation
    termination
    30s
  • Q9
    Which of the following terms means a barrel of wine?
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    aperture
    nitre
    flagon
    c ask
    30s
  • Q10
    Which of the following terms means a substance that resembles mold?
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    flagon
    trowel
    decanter
    nitre
    30s
  • Q11
    Which of the following terms means a decanter to store wine?
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    nitre
    catacombs
    trowel
    flagon
    30s
  • Q12
    Which term is used to describe an underground burial chamber?
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    cask
    flagon
    catacombs
    nitre
    30s
  • Q13
    Edgar Allan Poe was known as the father of the --
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    adapted stories
    short story
    horror story
    the grotesque and arabesque
    30s
  • Q14
    How did Edgar Allan Poe die?
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    carbon monoxide
    alcohol poisoning
    No one truly knows
    rabies
    30s
  • Q15
    In the video biography, we learned that Edgar Allan Poe was a literary critic for a short while. They called him the--
    the terminator
    karate chop man
    immolation man
    tomahawk man
    30s

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