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The Count of Monte Cristo, Alexander Dumas
The following passage is excerpted from a novel published in 1844. Edmond Dantes, who has been falsely accused and imprisoned, meets with the inspector-general of prisons in the following scene.

Dumas, Alexandre. The Count of Monte Cristo. New York: A.L. Burt, n.d. HathiTrust Digital Library. Web. 24 Mar. 2016.

Based on paragraph 1, the author would most likely agree with which of the following assessments of the prisoner Dantes?


Dantes is guilty of the crime that he has committed.


Dantes' senses have become heightened since he has been imprisoned.


Dantes has hope that he will be set free by the inspector-general.


Dantes plans to kill the inspector-general and escape.

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