Classroom Book Quiz Questions

  • Grades: PreK–K, 1–2, 3–5, 6–8
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Read the following questions to your class and ask teams or individuals to be the first to come up with a correct answer. (Bold answers indicate correct answers)

In The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, what was the enchanted dessert that the White Witch gave Edmund?
Turkish delight
Hot fudge
Toffee
Crème brûlée

In The Tale of Despereaux, what is the princesses' name?
Fiona
Emma
Miggery
Pea

In The Bad Beginning, from A Series of Unfortunate Events, what happens to the Baudelaire parents?
They die in a fire that destroys the mansion.
They die in an earthquake that destroys the mansion.
They die in a storm that destroys the mansion.
They die when the mansion collapses in on itself.

Early in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Alice shrinks and then has to swim through a huge body of water. What kind of liquid is it?
Fruit Juice
Tea that was spilled by the Mad Hatter
A puddle of rainwater
Her own tears

In the Junie B. Jones series, what does the B stand for in Junie B. Jones?
Beatrice
Barbara
Bernice
Bernadette

Where does Esperanza move after leaving Mexico, in the book Esperanza Rising?
Nevada
New Mexico
Arizona
California

In The Giver, what role, or job, is Jonas assigned?
Receiver of Money
Director of Sameness
Receiver of Memory
Director of Giving

In Charlotte's Web, which of these words DID NOT appear in one of Charlotte's webs?
Terrific
Radiant
Crunchy
Humble

What does the K in J.K. Rowling stand for?
Kathleen
Krum
Kimberly
Karen

In the adventure series, Percy Jackson & the Olympians, what is the Greek name for Percy's pen/sword?
Anaklusmos

Quintus
Polyphemus
Aegis

In the book The Wright 3, what do the kids do to protest the destruction of the Robie House?
They cut up famous art to show that is what is being done to the Robie House.
They form a barricade around the house.
They write an editorial in the newspaper.
They lock themselves in the house, so that it cannot be destroyed.

In the Inkworld trilogy, which of Dustfinger's daughters is oldest?
Rosanna
Brianna
Gwin
Meggie

The Warden, in the book Holes, is looking for a famous thief's hidden treasure. What is the thief's name?
Jumpin' Jack Flash
Al Capone
Madame Zeroni
Kissin' Kate Barlow

In the Artemis Fowl series, what are the names of Artemis' younger twin brothers?
Beckett & Myles
Domovoi & Foaly
Julius & Leon
Pex & Chips

In the Ramona books, Ramona's older sister is nicknamed Beezus. What's her real name?
Beverly
Beatrice
Bethany
Bernice

Which God is Percy's father in Percy Jackson and the Olympians?
Poseidon
Zeus
Hades
Hermes

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