The Breadwinner Novel! Ultimate Trivia Quiz

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The Breadwinner Novel! Ultimate Trivia Quiz

Have you read The Breadwinner novel? It is a children's novel by Deborah Ellis. It was first published in 2000. The book's title refers to the protagonist's role, who is an 11-year-old Parvana girl who is forced by dire circumstances to become the breadwinner of her family during a war in Talibanura in Afghanistan. Read this book and answer these questions to demonstrate your knowledge of The Breadwinner.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How did father lose his leg?
    • A. 

      Teaching at a school

    • B. 

      Walking in the street

    • C. 

      Staying at home

  • 2. 
    What happened to Parvana's brother Hossain?
    • A. 

      He ran away from home

    • B. 

      He aciedently stepped on a land mine and got killed

    • C. 

      The Taliban took him to prison

  • 3. 
    What was Parvana's secret job after working in the market?
    • A. 

      She picked pockets

    • B. 

      She went begging for money to people

    • C. 

      She went bone digging for more money

  • 4. 
    Whats the name of Parvana's friend in the market?
    • A. 

      Nooria

    • B. 

      Shauzia

    • C. 

      Ali

  • 5. 
    Where was Shauzia trying to escape too?
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Mexico

    • C. 

      England

  • 6. 
    What city does Parvana live in?
    • A. 

      London

    • B. 

      Kabul

    • C. 

      Paris

  • 7. 
    Parvana is a boy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Parvana lives in Pakistan.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Women are not allowed to go outside unless they have a man with them or a note saying yes they can go.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Nooria was going to get married with a man she did know.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Women have to wear a Burqa when they go outside.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Father never got released and is still in the prison.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Father whats that mountain over there behind the building called.  Well that is my favourite mountain its called ....................  .
  • 14. 
    For Parvana to be able to look like a boy she had to dress as one and also ..................   .
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