The Ultimate
Maniac Magee
Book Quiz

Question 1 of 16

How long was Cobble's Knot after Jeffery untangled it?

  • 4 and a 1/2 blocks long
  • 2 blocks long
  • 120 feet long
  • 2 miles long

Question 2 of 16

With whom does Jeffery end up living at the end of the book?

  • with the Beales
  • with the McNabs
  • with Mars Bars
  • with Grayson

Question 3 of 16

Mars Bars rescues Russell from what?

  • a trolley trestle
  • an oncoming car
  • a falling rock
  • a bully

Question 4 of 16

Who does Jeffery bring to Piper's birthday party?

  • Mars Bar
  • Grayson
  • Amanda
  • Russell

Question 5 of 16

What do the "Cobras" call their fortress that they made to protect themselves against blacks?

  • "pillbox"
  • "black bunker"
  • "bowl'
  • "white wall"

Question 6 of 16

What did Jeffery do at the end of the race with Mars Bar to show off?

  • run backwards
  • spin in circles
  • hop on one foot
  • flip cartwheels

Question 7 of 16

What did Piper and Russell dare Jeffery to do?

  • go to the East End
  • race Mars Bar
  • eat a cockroach
  • lick the road

Question 8 of 16

When does Grayson die?

  • 5 days after Christmas
  • on Thanksgiving
  • on New Year's Day
  • on St.Patrick's Day

Question 9 of 16

What does the graffiti sprayed on the Beals' house say?

  • "Fishbelly Go Home"
  • "Go Home Whitey"
  • "There's no room for you here"
  • "Leave town, or else..."

Question 10 of 16

What nickname does Jeffery earn for his amazing feats?

  • "Maniac"
  • "Crazy"
  • "Superman"
  • "Bob"

Question 11 of 16

When Jeffery first arrives in "Two Mills" he meets Amanda Beale. What does he borrow from her?

  • a book
  • a coat
  • sunglasses
  • a map

Question 12 of 16

How long does Jeffery run around looking for a home before he stops at "Two Mills"?

  • 1 year
  • 5 months
  • 2 weeks
  • 9 months

Question 13 of 16

What does Jeffery scream at his aunt and uncle during the spring musical before running away?

  • "Talk!,Talk!,Talk!"
  • "I'm not eating any more bananas!"
  • "You are horrible parents!"
  • "Stop touching me!"

Question 14 of 16

How old is Jeffery Magee when he runs away from his aunt and uncle's house?

  • 11
  • 13
  • 15
  • 18

Question 15 of 16

Which word best descibes Aunt Dot's and Uncle Dan's relationship?

  • hateful
  • loving
  • distant
  • silly

Question 16 of 16

How did Jeffrey Lionel Magee's parents die?

  • in a trolley accident
  • in a falling elevator
  • from food poisoning
  • in a plane crash

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