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Edmund Mr. Dupin AuntyPoeMisc. 10 Point 20 Points 30 Points 40 Points 50 Points 10 Point 20 Points 30 Points 40 Points 50 Points 30 Points 40 Points 50 Points Sis
Why is Edmund delayed in returning home to Sis?
An old man asks for directions.
How does Edmund meet Auguste Dupin?
The run into each other outside while Edmund is looking for Sis.
How does Edmund plan to test Mr. Dupin?
Edmund plans to follow Mr. Dupin to be sure that he goes to Ms. Whitmans house.
What is the story behind Edmunds father and stepfather?
Edmunds father died, and his stepfather abandoned them and stole his mothers money.
Ultimately, where does Edmund find Sis?
Edmund finds Sis on the Sunrise
What task did Mr. Dupin ask Edmund to do first?
Deliver a letter to #88, Ms. Whitman.
Why is Mr. Dupin convinced that Sis is dead?
His Sis is dead too.
Who does Mr. Dupin see in the cemetery?
What did Edmund read about in Mr. Dupins notebook?
He read about death, and Edmunds story.
Who attacks Mr. Dupin?
What book has Sis been reading?
Hansel and Gretel
How does Mr. Dupin think Sis got out of the tenement?
She walked across a plank through the window to the tenement next door.
What did Mr. Peterson and Mr. Ratchett do with Sis?
They kidnapped her and made her steal the gold from the bank.
What evidence links Sis to the gold theft?
A pearl button from her shoe and an air vent through which only a child could fit.
How does Sis escape from Mr. Peterson and Mr. Ratchett?
She jumps from the Sunrise and swims to Edmund.
How long had Aunty been gone before Edmund left to buy food?
A few days.
What does Mr. Dupin learn at the daguerreotype studio?
Aunty and Mum are twins.
Why is it important that Edmund noticed that the dress on the dead body was not Auntys?
It suggests that either Aunty or Mum is still alive.
When Edmund arrives back home, what does he find missing out of Aunty Prus trunk?
A picture of Aunty Pru and Mum.
How did Mr. Ratchett learn of Auntys arrival in Providence?
The wanted poster & Mr. Poleys gossip at the bank.
Which weaknesses cause problems for Poe?
Drinking, thinking about death, & wanting to make a story out of Edmunds life.
Why does Mr. Dupin want Edmund to call him Poe?
He is able to write his story now.
Why will Poe no longer help Edmund?
He has no use for Edmund now that he has solved the mystery.
Why does Edmund take Mr. Poes notebook?
He destroys Poes story because it ends in Siss death.
What happened to Poes wife? (in real life)
Poes wife, Sis, died of tuberculosis.
Whose body was found in the water at the docks?
What was found in the tenement across from Edmunds?
A pearl button.
Why did Mum come to America?
To get her money back from Mr. Ratchett and divorce him.
What is the name of Ms. Whitmans mother?
What was the original name of the character in Poes story?