Island Of The Blue Dolphins Novel! Quiz

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Have you ever read the book “Island of the Blue Dolphins? ” Do you think you can pass this quiz? It is a novel about an island that looks like a big fish sunning itself in the sea. It is a place that is home to swimming blue dolphins, playful otters, sea elephants, and sea birds. Take this quiz and test your literary knowledge.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who comes to the island of the blue dolphins to hunt otter?
    • A. 

      A Californian fur cartel

    • B. 

      Settlers from Virginia hoping to open new trade routes with Karana's tribe

    • C. 

      A Russian and a people known as the Aleuts

    • D. 

      Hunters from Alaska

  • 2. 
    What is Karana's brother's name?
    • A. 

      Rontu

    • B. 

      Ramo

    • C. 

      Chowig

    • D. 

      Won-a-pa-lei

  • 3. 
    What happens when the Aleuts try to leave the island?
    • A. 

      They throw a party for the people of Ghalas-at to thank them for being so hospitable

    • B. 

      Lipstick to attract a boy she likes

    • C. 

      Settlers from Virginia hoping to open new trade routes with Karana's tribe

    • D. 

      They get into a fight with Karana's people

  • 4. 
    Where does Kiki go in the spring after the Aleuts leave Ghalas-at?
    • A. 

      To find a new chief for the village

    • B. 

      They attack Karana's village in the night and kill many of her friends

    • C. 

      To a land across the sea to the east

    • D. 

      None

  • 5. 
    What does Ulape put on her face before she leaves the island?
    • A. 

      A mark that means she is unmarried

    • B. 

      To attack the Aleuts

    • C. 

      They get into a fight with Karana's people

    • D. 

      Lipstick to attract a boy she likes

  • 6. 
    Where does Ramo go when everyone is on their way to the ship?
    • A. 

      They throw a party for the people of Ghalas-at to thank them for being so hospitable

    • B. 

      Back to the village to get his spear

    • C. 

      They pay for the otter they have killed and make plans to return next year

    • D. 

      None

  • 7. 
    Why does Karana end up back on the island?
    • A. 

      She jumps off the ship to go back for her brother

    • B. 

      The ship leaves her behind (they forget to take her with them)

    • C. 

      Back to the spring to get his knife

    • D. 

      Ahead to the beach so he can be the first on the ship

  • 8. 
    What happens to Karana's brother when he goes out to get a canoe?
    • A. 

      He meets an Aleut girl

    • B. 

      He gets lost on his way home and Karana has to go out and find him

    • C. 

      The ship leaves her behind (they forget to take her with them)

    • D. 

      He is killed by the wild dogs

  • 9. 
    Why does Karana decide to leave Ghalas-at?
    • A. 

      Because she wants to try out her new canoe

    • B. 

      Because she should be gathering food for the winter instead

    • C. 

      Because she knows the white men will not come soon because it is winter

    • D. 

      Because he told his secret name to a stanger

  • 10. 
    What does Karana see during her trip on the ocean that helps her get home?
    • A. 

      Dolphins

    • B. 

      The sun

    • C. 

      Foxes

    • D. 

      Otters