A Doll's House

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1. To what country did Tovarld need to travel for his health?
Torvarld traveled down south to Itlaly for a whole year because of his health.
2. From whom did Nora borrow money?
Nora borrowed money from Nils Krogsted.
3. What does the black cross on Dr. Ranks’s calling card signify?
The black cross on Dr. Rank’s calling card signifies that he is dying.
4. How many children do Torvald and Nora have?
The Helmers have three children, Ivar, Bob, and Emmy.
5. List at least three nicknames that Torvald uses for Nora.
Torvald calls Nora his little skylark, his little spendthrift, and his little squirrel as nicknames.
6. Whom did Mrs. Linde abandon for a richer man?
Mrs. Linde abandoned Krogsted for a richer man.
7. Whom did Mrs. Linde work many years to support?
Mrs. Linde worked many years to support her helpless mother and two little brothers.
8. How did Dr. Rank get his disease?
Dr. Rank has consumption of the spine from his father who committed excesses that made him sick from his childhood.
9. Who helped raise Nora?
Anne, the nurse helped raise Nora.
10. What does Nora eat against Torvald’s wishes?
Nora eats macaroons against Torvald’s wishes, he is afraid that they will spoil her teeth.
11. Where is the play set?
The play is set in the Helmers apartment.
12. Whose signature did Nora forge?
Nora forged her father’s signature on the bond from Krogted in which she borrowed money to go to Italy for Torvald’s health.
13. What is Mrs. Linde’s first name?
Mrs. Linde’s first name is Christine.
14. What crime earned Krogsted his bad reputation?
Krogsted earned his bad reputation by forgery, and not admitting to it and/or apologizing for it.
15. To what does Nora compare herself at the end?
At the end of the play Nora compares herself to a doll, a doll child with her father and a doll wife with Torvald.
16. With whom is Dr. Rank secretly in love?…...

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