The Ultimate
Johnny Tremain
Book Quiz

Question 1 of 15

What trade did Johnny want to pursue at the beginning of the book?

  • silversmithing
  • printing
  • accounting
  • merchant

Question 2 of 15

What was Johnny's middle name?

  • Lyte
  • Tremain
  • Lator
  • Lapham

Question 3 of 15

What does Mr.Hancock want Mr.Lapham to make for him?

  • a sugar basin
  • a tea pot
  • a buckle
  • a knife

Question 4 of 15

How does Johnny injure his hand?

  • Dove deliberately hands him a craked crucible that bursts when Johnny uses it
  • Johnny accidently picks up a piece of hot metal
  • Dove pours hot metal on Johnny's hand
  • Johnny smashes his fingers with a tool

Question 5 of 15

How does Mr.Lyte react when Johnny presents the silver cup as proof of their kinship?

  • he accuses Johnny of stealing the cup and has him arrested
  • he welcomes Johnny into the family
  • he thinks Johnny is a liar
  • he is so happy to find his long lost relative that he throws a ball

Question 6 of 15

Who comes to Johnny's aid when he is arrested?

  • Rab Silsbee
  • Dove
  • Mr. Lapham
  • Sam Adams

Question 7 of 15

Who testified in Johnny's behalf at the trail?

  • Cilla Lapham
  • Dove
  • Rab
  • Josiah Quincy

Question 8 of 15

What job does Dove get after leaving the silversmith trade?

  • a stable boy
  • a blacksmith
  • a messenger for the Observer
  • a clockmaker

Question 9 of 15

How does Lavinia treat Isannah?

  • as a prized, pampered, pet
  • as nothing more than the dirt on her shoes
  • as her best friend
  • as a fly on the wall

Question 10 of 15

Why do the Observers leave James Otis out of their meetings?

  • they believe that Otis is mentally unstable
  • they suspect that Otis is a Tory spy
  • they think he is dirty and smells
  • they do not think that Otis can be trusted to keep their secrets because he gets drunk often

Question 11 of 15

What do Johnny and Rab make for the Son's of Liberty at their meetings?

  • punch
  • cake
  • bread
  • scones

Question 12 of 15

Why does Pumpkin want to desert the British army?

  • he wants to own his own farm, which is easy to achieve in the colonies
  • he is often mistreated by his officers
  • he is in love with a colonial girl
  • he was offered money by a Whig

Question 13 of 15

Why did Johnny's father use an assumed name in Boston?

  • he was ashamed to be a prisoner of war
  • he was hiding from the police
  • he was a spy
  • he was impersonating a British nobleman

Question 14 of 15

What happens to Rab at the Battle of Lexington?

  • he is mortally wounded
  • he is hit over the head with a sword
  • he is captured by the British
  • he is wounded but goes on with the army of minutemen to fight

Question 15 of 15

Who eventually repairs Johnny's injured hand?

  • Dr. Warren
  • Dr. Church
  • a British doctor
  • his hand is never fixed and remains crippled for the rest of his life

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