Nearly two centuries after it was first published, "A Christmas Carol" remains an integral part of the holiday season and provides a message that's as relevant today as it was when it was first written. Despite its ghostly characters, the story manages to ooze holiday spirit and proves that even the most miserable among us can one day find redemption. Take our quiz to test your knowledge of the history, characters and greatest adaptations of this Christmas classic!
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