c. "Marley was dead, to begin with. There is no doubt whatever about that."

2. b. Scrooge's nephew.

3. False. The dog Marley was named after reggae star Bob Marley.

4. d. Gruel.

5. a. Dick Wilkins.

6. c. Fan.

7. a. Ignorance and Want.

8. b. Belle.

9. d. Martha.

10. c. "God bless us,

every one."