Read the following extract carefully and answer the questions that follow
by choosing the most appropriate alternative from those given below :
'Sold ! (With horror) Sold! Are you mad ? Who sold them ? Why were they sold V
(a) Who is the speaker talking to ?
(i) Persome, the Bishop's sister, talking to Marie
(ii) Marie talking to Persome
(iii) the Bishop talking to the convict
(iv) the convict talking to the Bishop
(b) What has been sold ?
(i) the silver salt-cellars
(ii) the property
(iii) some articles of the Bishop
(iv) Nothing has been sold and there is much ado about nothing.
(c) Who has sold them and why ?
(i) The Bishop has sold them to help Mere Gringoire.
(ii) The convict has sold them to get money.
(iii) Persome has sold them to compensate the loss caused by
selling some articles by the Bishop.
(iv) Mere Gringoire has sold them as she needed money