Frankenstein Chapters 1 - 8 Quiz
1.What happens when Victor sees an oak tree destroyed by lightning? Whatthen does Victor begin to study?2.What does Victor call “that most irreparable evil” in Ch. 2? What hashappened?3.Why does Victor’s father send him to the University of Ingolstadt?4.What does Victor learn from M. Krempe?5.What does Victor learn from M. Waldman?6.What do you think of this quote from ch. 3: “In other studies, you go as far asothers have gone before you, and there is nothing more to know; but in ascientific pursuit there is continual food for discovery and wonder” (pg. 47).Do you agree with this? Why or why not?7.What does ch. 3 state that Victor became capable of doing? What effect doesthis realization have on Victor?8.Why does Victor make his creature so large in stature?9.Victor feels that if he is able to bestow animation upon lifeless matter, whatelse may he someday be able to accomplish?10.Victor states that he had selected a certain kind of features for his creation. What kind of features? How does this contrast with the ‘Monster’ that the word Frankenstein implies?11.Why do you think Victor is suddenly afraid and sickened by his own creation?12.Chapter V introduces us to an important character (even though we did notread it in class, this person was mentioned). Who is it?