The Ultimate The Giver Quiz

Question 1 of 15

How many children is each family assigned?

  • 2
  • 3
  • 1
  • 4

Question 2 of 15

Where does Jonas’ father work?

  • The Nurturing Center
  • The Fields
  • The Department of Justice
  • The House of the Old

Question 3 of 15

How old is Jonas as the story opens?

  • 11
  • 12
  • 10
  • 15

Question 4 of 15

How are memories transmitted from the Giver to Jonas?

  • By putting his hands on Jonas’ bare back
  • By placing his hand on Jonas’ temples
  • Telekinetically mind to mind
  • By holding hands

Question 5 of 15

What is the euphemism for death used by the community?

  • "Release"
  • "Travelling over"
  • "Escape"
  • "The Great Sleep"

Question 6 of 15

What is Jonas’ solution for how to help the community members experience the richness of feelings he enjoys?

  • Cross the boundary of the community and enter Elsewhere, thus releasing all of his memories at once
  • Transmitting memories to newborns as they sleep
  • Describe the memories he receives from the Giver to his close family members
  • Extract copies of his memories and put them in the water supply

Question 7 of 15

What causes Jonas and the Giver to move the time-table of their plan up?

  • The pending “release” of Gabriel
  • The discovery of their plan by the Council
  • The Giver’s failing health
  • The pending collapse of the community

Question 8 of 15

Of what is the first memory The Giver gives Jonas?

  • A sled
  • A rainbow
  • The formation of the community
  • A field of sunflowers in the sunlight

Question 9 of 15

How old are you when you are assigned to a profession in the community?

  • 12
  • 11
  • 15
  • 18

Question 10 of 15

Which of the following is not given to the children at an age ceremony?

  • A pair of shoes with their name on them
  • A bicycle
  • A haircut
  • A jacket they can button themselves

Question 11 of 15

Which of the following is not an exception associated with being the Receiver of Memories?

  • Jonas is allowed to move to a separate house from his family.
  • Jonas is allowed to lie.
  • Jonas is not permitted to share his dreams.
  • Jonas is not permitted to apply for release.

Question 12 of 15

What is the first feeling of pain Jonas receives as the Receiver of Memory?

  • A sunburn
  • A pinch
  • A scraped knee
  • A headache

Question 13 of 15

Who was selected as a potential Receiver of Memory before Jonas?

  • The Giver's Daughter
  • The Giver's Son
  • A boy named Zachary
  • A girl named Fiona

Question 14 of 15

What is the first color Jonas sees?

  • Red
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Purple

Question 15 of 15

Which of the following is the name of Jonas' best female friend?

  • Fiona
  • Sarah
  • Lily
  • Anne

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