The Ultimate
The Importance of Being Earnest
Book Quiz

Question 1 of 12

Who is Jack Worthington's ward?

  • Cecily
  • Gwendolyn
  • Ernest
  • Algernon

Question 2 of 12

Who is Jack's mother?

  • Lady Bracknell's sister
  • Miss Prism
  • Gwendolyn
  • Lady Bracknell

Question 3 of 12

What does Algernon call someone with a convenient imaginary friend?

  • Bunburyist
  • Blaggard
  • Ernestine
  • Doubler

Question 4 of 12

For whom does Algernon order cucumber sandwiches?

  • Lady Bracknell
  • Gwendolyn
  • Jack
  • Cecily

Question 5 of 12

Who do Jack and Algernon enlist to overcome the conundrum they discover about their given names and their engagements?

  • Dr. Chasuble
  • Lady Bracknell
  • Miss Prism
  • Bunbury

Question 6 of 12

What did Miss Prism confuse with a baby, causing her to leave the baby at a train station?

  • a novel
  • a hat
  • a pot of soup
  • a sack of potatoes

Question 7 of 12

Which of the following is not true of Jack?

  • He is Lady Bracknell's son.
  • He is Algernon's older brother.
  • His given name is Ernest.
  • He is Cecily's guardian.

Question 8 of 12

Who discovers "the vital importance of being Earnest'?

  • Jack
  • Algernon
  • Bunbury
  • Dr. Chausable

Question 9 of 12

Who writes “a three-volume novel of more than usually revolting sentimentality"?

  • Miss Prism
  • Cecily
  • Gwendolyn
  • Lady Bracknell

Question 10 of 12

In which station was baby Jack discovered?

  • Victoria
  • Kensington
  • Waterloo
  • Quincy

Question 11 of 12

What is Cecily's surname?

  • Cardew
  • Fairfax
  • Worthing
  • Moncrieff

Question 12 of 12

What language is Miss Prism attempting to teach Cecily immediately prior to the arrival of Algernon?

  • German
  • French
  • Greek
  • Italian

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