The Ultimate
The Plague
Book Quiz

Question 1 of 12

In what city does the epidemic occur?

  • Oran
  • Algeria
  • Annaba
  • Tlemcen

Question 2 of 12

Who brings the plague to the city?

  • Rats
  • Dogs
  • Spiders
  • Wolves

Question 3 of 12

Who is the first to die from the epidemic?

  • M. Michel
  • Dr. Rieux
  • Castel
  • Father Paneloux

Question 4 of 12

What do authorities do to contain the epidemic?

  • Place the entire city under quarantine
  • Place the entire country under quarantine
  • Put down those who are infected
  • They refuse to acknowledge what is happening

Question 5 of 12

Who is Raymond Rambert trying to reach outside the city?

  • His wife
  • His daughter
  • His mother
  • His sister

Question 6 of 12

What crime did Cottard commit in the past?

  • He never says
  • Murder
  • Theft
  • Arson

Question 7 of 12

How long does it take for Oran's citizens to begin helping others in the efforts to rid the city of the plague?

  • A few months
  • A few days
  • A few weeks
  • A few years

Question 8 of 12

What does Father Paneloux first say about the plauge?

  • It is punishment for the sins of the people
  • It is a cleansing to rid the city of evil
  • It is a test
  • It is a blessing that will increase faith

Question 9 of 12

What happens to Father Paneloux?

  • He dies, but likely not from the plague
  • He dies from the plague
  • He flees the city
  • He lives a long life counseling those who lost loved ones in the epidemic

Question 10 of 12

Why is Cottard captured by the police?

  • He's shooting his gun in the streets
  • He's stealing from those who died
  • He is killing people
  • He is stealing medicine from the hospital

Question 11 of 12

What happens to Dr. Rieux's wife?

  • She passes away before they are reunited
  • She passes away after they are reunited
  • She never comes back to the city Oran
  • She has a baby

Question 12 of 12

Why is the plague still a danger after the epidemic passes?

  • The microbe can be dormant for many years
  • The microbe can never die
  • The microbe is trasmitted even when not active
  • The microbe is contagious for years after a person is infected with the disease

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