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The Westing Game Quizzes & Trivia

The Westing Game is a mystery novel, written by Ellen Raskin, which won the Newbery Medal and nominated as most prominent Children's Literature. The story involves a businessman named, Sam Westing and his sixteen unrelated heirs who together want to sort out the secret of his death. This quiz has been designed for students to test their knowledge about comprehension of The Westing Game. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What did Angela name her daughter?
    • A. 

      Tabitha

    • B. 

      Flora

    • C. 

      Grace

    • D. 

      Alice

  • 2. 
    Who solved the murder?
    • A. 

      Turtle

    • B. 

      Doug Hoo

    • C. 

      Angela

    • D. 

      Flora Baumbach

  • 3. 
    In what costume was Westing buried?
    • A. 

      Clown

    • B. 

      Uncle Sam costume

    • C. 

      Revolutionary War soldier

    • D. 

      Ben Franklin

  • 4. 
    In his will, Samuel W. Westing claims that his life was taken from him by "one of ____"
    • A. 

      My employees

    • B. 

      My heirs

    • C. 

      You

    • D. 

      My family

  • 5. 
     What does Turtle do when people yank on her braid?
    • A. 

      Pinch their arm

    • B. 

      Kick their shins

    • C. 

      Punch them in the nose

    • D. 

      Yank on their ear

  • 6. 
    What is Turtle's real name?
    • A. 

      Samantha Esther Wexler

    • B. 

      Tabitha Ruth Wexler

    • C. 

      Angela Wexler

    • D. 

      Grace Wexler

  • 7. 
    Which of these was NOT an alias for Samuel W. Westing?
    • A. 

      Barney Northrup

    • B. 

      Julian R. Eastman

    • C. 

      Windy Windkloppel

    • D. 

      Sandy McSouthers

  • 8. 
    What was the name of the lawyer at the reading of the will?
    • A. 

      E. J. Plum

    • B. 

      J.T. Toast

    • C. 

      A. L. Apple

    • D. 

      C.S. Mango

  • 9. 
    Otis Amber tells the kids a story of two teenagers that went into the Westing house. One died and one became insane. What was the phrase the insane teenager was said to constantly repeat?
    • A. 

      Mountains majesty

    • B. 

      Green bananas

    • C. 

      Pink bunnies

    • D. 

      Purple waves

  • 10. 
    Sunny was the bomber?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False