Social responsibility and charity (Part 1)

In this lesson, we will explore why Dickens believed that social responsibility and charity were essential to improving society. We will explore how Dickens portrays Scrooge as ignorant and in need of education at the start of the novella.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.In Stave 5, Scrooge has now changed. Which word best describes him?

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Q2.What is the correct definition of 'philanthropic'?

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Q3.What does salvation and redemption give Scrooge in Stave 5?

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Q4.Which quotation from Stave 5 shows that Scrooge's happiness will last for a long time?

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Q5.What is Dickens' message about redemption?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.In Stave 5, Scrooge has now changed. Which word best describes him?

1/5

Q2.What is the correct definition of 'philanthropic'?

2/5

Q3.What does salvation and redemption give Scrooge in Stave 5?

3/5

Q4.Which quotation from Stave 5 shows that Scrooge's happiness will last for a long time?

4/5

Q5.What is Dickens' message about redemption?

5/5

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Social responsibility and charity (part 1)

Test your knowledge on why Dickens believed that social responsibility and charity are important in 'A Christmas Carol'!

Q1.Who is philanthropic in Stave 1?

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Q2.What is the definition of 'ignorance'

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Q3.What did the Poor Law Amendment Act of 1834 do?

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Q4.The quotation 'Surplus population' links to whose views?

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Q5.Who does Scrooge mean when he says 'surplus population'?

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Social responsibility and charity (part 1)

Test your knowledge on why Dickens believed that social responsibility and charity are important in 'A Christmas Carol'!

Q1.Who is philanthropic in Stave 1?

1/5

Q2.What is the definition of 'ignorance'

2/5

Q3.What did the Poor Law Amendment Act of 1834 do?

3/5

Q4.The quotation 'Surplus population' links to whose views?

4/5

Q5.Who does Scrooge mean when he says 'surplus population'?

5/5

Lesson summary: Social responsibility and charity (Part 1)

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