2009 Reading Olympics #1

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2009 Reading Olympics #1

Test questions to help students study and prepare for the 2009 Montgomery County Reading Olympics competition.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In the book, A Deadly Game of Magic, what do Julian's parents want him to do when he grows up?
    • A. 

      Join the family business

    • B. 

      Become a concert pianist

    • C. 

      Become a doctor

    • D. 

      Take over the family farm

    • E. 

      Become the Soul Eater

  • 2. 
    In the book, A Deadly Game of Magic,what do Teena's parents want her to do for a profession when she grows up?
    • A. 

      Act in school musicals

    • B. 

      Be a housewife, like her mother

    • C. 

      Be a travel agent

    • D. 

      Be a librarian like Mrs. Markey

    • E. 

      Be a lawyer

  • 3. 
    In the book, A Deadly Game of Magic, what happens to Lisa when her parents compare her to her successful, older brother and sister?
    • A. 

      She gets a pain in her stomach

    • B. 

      She trashes her room

    • C. 

      She runs away

    • D. 

      She hits her cat

    • E. 

      She smiles because she is proud of both of them

  • 4. 
    In the book, The Mysterious Benedict Society, who disables The Whisperer?
    • A. 

      Ronald McDonald

    • B. 

      Miss Langdon

    • C. 

      Mr. Benedict

    • D. 

      Constance

    • E. 

      Reynard

  • 5. 
    In the book, Doing Time Online, what did Michael do to get in trouble?
    • A. 

      Ate his neighbor's pie that was on the windowsill

    • B. 

      Along with Trotter, scared his neighbor, Old Mrs. Wheeler by imitating her lost cat and then jumping out at her

    • C. 

      Stole money from school

    • D. 

      He played Nintendo Wii before doing his homework

    • E. 

      He talked back to his Dad

  • 6. 
    In the book, Doing Time Online, what did Trotter steal and hide in Michael's backyard
    • A. 

      Bryce Loski's video game

    • B. 

      Granddad Duncan's donuts

    • C. 

      Mrs. Arnold's pig

    • D. 

      A bike from a house on Walnut Street

    • E. 

      The town gossip's stories

  • 7. 
    In the book, Mister Monday, what are Mr. Monday's three assistants called?
    • A. 

      Bobby, Sarah and Ally

    • B. 

      Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

    • C. 

      Sneezer, The Old One, Sally Turquoise Blue

    • D. 

      Dusk, Dawn and Noon

    • E. 

      Chuck Norris, Angela Lansbury and Elton John

  • 8. 
    In the book, Mister Monday, what two forms does the Will take?
    • A. 

      Ugly old lady and a blue jay

    • B. 

      A witch and a fairy

    • C. 

      Nilthings and Pyramid of Coal

    • D. 

      A frog and a beautiful woman

    • E. 

      Gym teacher and Cafeteria ladies

  • 9. 
    In the book, Cracker, the Best Dog in Vietnam, what was the name of the dog who died trying to save her trainer?
    • A. 

      Maggie

    • B. 

      Maxie

    • C. 

      Tristie

    • D. 

      Twenty-Twenty

    • E. 

      Lassie

  • 10. 
    In the book, Mr. Monday, who did Mr. Monday give the Key to?
    • A. 

      The Fetchers

    • B. 

      Arthur Penhaligon

    • C. 

      Sneezer

    • D. 

      His father

    • E. 

      Sally Turquoise Blue

  • 11. 
    In the book, Mr. Monday, what did Arthur's birth parents die from?
    • A. 

      Car accident

    • B. 

      A spy killed them

    • C. 

      Rock music

    • D. 

      Flu epidemic

    • E. 

      Fairy dust

  • 12. 
    In the book, Mr. Monday, what do the Sentinels do?
    • A. 

      Guard one of the seven fragments of the Will

    • B. 

      Sharpen their blades on stones

    • C. 

      Eat small children

    • D. 

      Guard the House

    • E. 

      March in formation around Arthur's new school

  • 13. 
    In the book, Mr. Monday, how does Arthur avoid getting on the windowless bus when his school is quarantined?
    • A. 

      He runs back into the library

    • B. 

      He pretends he is crazy

    • C. 

      He fakes an asthma attack and is put in an ambulance instead

    • D. 

      He tells the guards that his mother is a famous doctor

    • E. 

      He doesn't escape, he is put on the bus with the other students

  • 14. 
    In the book, The Lighthouse Land, what does Jamie O'Neill's mother inherit?
    • A. 

      A box of jewels

    • B. 

      Muck Island and the Lighthouse House, in Ireland

    • C. 

      A newspaper company

    • D. 

      Seven silver slippers

    • E. 

      A golden retriever dog that does tricks

  • 15. 
    In the book, the Lighthouse Land, how did Jamie lose his arm?
    • A. 

      A car accident

    • B. 

      Aliens took it for testing

    • C. 

      Fighting in the Revolutionary War

    • D. 

      He had bone cancer

    • E. 

      He was born with just one arm

  • 16. 
    In the book, The Lighthouse Land, what did Jamie do when he woke up from his operation and found his arm gone?
    • A. 

      He yelled at his father and mother

    • B. 

      He stopped talking

    • C. 

      He ran away

    • D. 

      He ate ice cream

    • E. 

      He joined the baseball team at school

  • 17. 
    In the book, The Lighthouse Land, what did Jamie do to get even with Eric, the bully who beat Jamie up and stole his piggy bank?
    • A. 

      Stole his bike

    • B. 

      Reported him to the cops

    • C. 

      Broke his window

    • D. 

      Left a cake filled with Extra-Strength laxative on his doorstep where he knew Eric would find and eat it

    • E. 

      Told Eric's father what he did