The Ultimate The Secret Garden Quiz

Question 1 of 14

Where was Mary Lennox born?

  • India
  • China
  • England
  • America

Question 2 of 14

How old is Mary Lennox at the beginning of the story?

  • 10
  • 6
  • 8
  • 12

Question 3 of 14

What illness does Mary’s family and household of servants die from?

  • Cholera
  • Typhoid fever
  • Influenza
  • Malaria

Question 4 of 14

Where does Mary receive the nickname “Mistress Mary Quite Contrary?”

  • From the Crawfords
  • From her Indian nurse
  • From Martha
  • From Colin

Question 5 of 14

What toy did Mrs. Sowerby (Martha’s mom) buy for Mary?

  • A skipping rope
  • A deck of cards
  • A shovel
  • A deck of cards

Question 6 of 14

Who was Mary’s first friend at her new home?

  • Robin redbreast
  • Ben Weatherstaff
  • Dicken
  • Martha

Question 7 of 14

What does Mary immediately like about Dicken?

  • He talks to the animals.
  • He likes to garden.
  • He’s her age.
  • He’s kind to her.

Question 8 of 14

How many times does Mary hear the crying before she finds Colin?

  • 3 times
  • 2 times
  • 4 times
  • 5 times

Question 9 of 14

When Mary goes and visit Colin, what does she tell him he reminds her of?

  • A rajah
  • A king
  • A spoiled boy
  • Her sick family

Question 10 of 14

What is Mary’s allowance from Mrs. Medlock each week?

  • 1 shilling
  • 3 shillings
  • 5 shillings
  • 10 shillings

Question 11 of 14

How does Mary first find the secret garden?

  • The robin helps her find the door
  • Ben Weatherstaff tells her about it
  • Mary climbs over one of the walls into the garden
  • Mary sees part of a door under the vines while exploring

Question 12 of 14

Which friend of Mary’s learns about the secret garden first?

  • Dicken
  • Martha
  • Colin
  • Ben Weatherstaff

Question 13 of 14

What makes Colin try to stand?

  • Ben Weatherstaff asks if his back and legs are crooked.
  • Mary says he’s spoiled and she knows he can walk.
  • Colin’s doctor doesn’t think Colin should be outside when sick.
  • Dr. Craven asks him to try to walk.

Question 14 of 14

What finally makes Dr. Craven come back from traveling abroad to find his son, Colin, in the secret garden?

  • Mrs. Sowerby writes him a letter.
  • He got sick and need to return home.
  • He has a dream about his wife in the garden.
  • He feels like he’s neglecting his son.

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