An Inspector Calls

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What was the name of the department store from which Sheila got Eva sacked?
Milwards
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In which year was 'An Inspector Calls' written?
1945
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Where did Mrs Birling meet Eva Smith?
Brumley Womens Charity Organisation
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What is the name of Sheila Birling's fiance?
Gerald
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What is Mr Birlings job?
Factory owner
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In which year was 'An Inspector Calls' set?
1912
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Who wrote 'An Inspector Calls?'
J.B Priestley
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What is Mrs Birling's first name?
Sybil
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Which word best describes J.B. Priestley's political beliefs?
Socialist
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What is the name of the inspector?
Inspector Goole
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In which town is the play set?
Brumley
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Which word best describes the character Mr Birling's political beliefs?
Capitalist
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What is the name of the Birling's Maid?
Edna
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Who is the Birling's Son?
Eric
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At the opening of the play, what are the Birlings celebrating?
Sheila Birling and Gerald Croft’s engagement.
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Who interrupts the dinner party and what news does he/she bring?
Inspector Goole; he brings news of the suicide of Eva Smith
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What is the reaction of the other guests to Mr Birling’s account of how he treated Eva Smith?
Sheila and Eric think their father acted too harshly, but Gerald thinks he was right to react the way he did
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What does Gerald admit to the Inspector?
That Daisy Renton was his mistress for 6 months.
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Why is it ironic that Mrs Birling blames the death of the girl and the unborn child on the father of the child?
Because Eric is suspected to be the father of the child, and Mrs Birling is unknowingly making Eric responsible for Eva’s/Daisy’s death
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What does Eric confess to?
Eric confesses he got the girl pregnant and that he stole money from his father’s firm to support her
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What three things happen after the Inspector leave?
They discover that there is no Inspector Goole, they discover that Eva is not dead, they get a phone call saying that a girl has died on the way to the infirmary and an Inspector is coming over to talk to them
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Why did Birling sack Eva Smith?
Involved in a strike
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How does the inspector say she died?
Drank disinfectant
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After losing her job at the shop, what did Eva changed her name to?
Daisy Renton
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When Eva appealed to the Brumley Women's Charity Organisation for help, what name did she use?
Mrs Birling
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After the inspector leaves, which two members of the Birling family seem to have learnt from the experience?
Sheila and Eric
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