The Ultimate The Dark is Rising Quiz

Question 1 of 15

What does Will discover that he is?

  • An “Old One”
  • An “Ancient Warrior”
  • A “Traveller”
  • A “South Representative”

Question 2 of 15

Who is Will Stanton’s mentor among the “Old Ones”?

  • Merriman
  • Gandalf
  • Atticus
  • Knightley

Question 3 of 15

How many signs does Will need to collect in order to defeat the Dark?

  • 6
  • 7
  • 3
  • 12

Question 4 of 15

Who actually battles The Dark using the signs Will collected?

  • The Hunter
  • The Walker
  • Merriman
  • Will

Question 5 of 15

Who does The Dark kidnap in order to lure Will into a trap?

  • Will's sister
  • Will's brother
  • Merriman
  • Will's dog

Question 6 of 15

Who is the leader on the side of the Dark?

  • The Rider
  • The Hunter
  • The King
  • The Minstrel

Question 7 of 15

What does Will want for his birthday at the beginning of the book?

  • Snow
  • A dog
  • Chocolate Pudding
  • A new bike

Question 8 of 15

What is Will gifted by his brother Stephen that will eventually help them defeat the Dark?

  • A carnival mask
  • A smooth clear stone
  • A talisman attached to a leather thong
  • A bundle of candles

Question 9 of 15

What holiday occurs closest to the beginning of the book?

  • Christmas
  • Thanksgiving
  • Halloween
  • May Day

Question 10 of 15

What birthday is Will celebrating?

  • 11
  • 8
  • 13
  • 15

Question 11 of 15

On which side does “The Walker” start?

  • The Light
  • The Dark
  • He is independent of both sides.
  • He doesn't know the battle is waging.

Question 12 of 15

Where does Will collect and store the signs?

  • On his belt
  • In a box under his bed
  • Around his neck
  • He gives them to Merriman as soon as he has them

Question 13 of 15

Why did Dawson carve Will a symbol Christmas ornament rather than a letter “W”?

  • To prevent The Dark from finding out his first name
  • Because he was tired of carving letters by the time Will came along
  • Because he wanted to make it easy for Will to collect at least one of the signs
  • He didn't

Question 14 of 15

Which of Will’s family members does The Rider know?

  • Will's dad
  • Will's mom
  • Will's brother Stephen
  • Will's uncle Ted

Question 15 of 15

What is the last sign Will collects?

  • The sign of water
  • The sign of fire
  • The sign of earth
  • The sign of wind

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