"Killing Mr. Griffin", The Book Quiz

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Killing Mr. Griffin is a 1978 suspense novel by Lois Duncan about a group of teenage students at a New Mexico high school who plan to kidnap their strict English teacher, Mr. Griffin.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the outsider drawn into the plot to "discuss a test" with Mr. Griffin?
    • A. 

      Jeff

    • B. 

      Susan

    • C. 

      Mark

    • D. 

      Betsy

  • 2. 
    Who is the person that Susan admires from a distance until she is called by him on the phone for a picnic?
    • A. 

      Jeff

    • B. 

      Mark

    • C. 

      Lucas

    • D. 

      David

  • 3. 
    Who is first to bring up killing Mr. Griffin?
    • A. 

      Betsy

    • B. 

      Mark

    • C. 

      Jeff

    • D. 

      Mrs. Ruggles

  • 4. 
    Betsy takes how many slices from her mother's cake in order to set up the alibi?
    • A. 

      Three

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Four

    • D. 

      One

  • 5. 
    What color is Mr. Griffin's car?
    • A. 

      Blue

    • B. 

      Red

    • C. 

      Green

    • D. 

      Black

  • 6. 
    What flavor of Jell-o does Mrs. Ruggles like best?
    • A. 

      Banana

    • B. 

      Cherry

    • C. 

      Pink Lemonade

    • D. 

      Lime

  • 7. 
    Whose dad is killed by burning to death in his own bed?
    • A. 

      Mark's

    • B. 

      Betsy's

    • C. 

      Mrs. Ruggles'

    • D. 

      Jeff's

  • 8. 
    At the end of the book, Sue's mother reads a definition of a certain type of person. She reads the definition of what?
    • A. 

      Clinically depressed teen

    • B. 

      Serial killer

    • C. 

      Murderer

    • D. 

      A psychopath

  • 9. 
    What is Mrs. Ruggles' murderer wearing at the time that he/she kills her?
    • A. 

      A ski-mask

    • B. 

      Brown sweater

    • C. 

      Gray tank-top

    • D. 

      Black trenchcoat

  • 10. 
    Who is the only character with a chance of getting off free?
    • A. 

      Susan

    • B. 

      Betsy

    • C. 

      Jeff

    • D. 

      Mark

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