The Catcher In The Rye Novel Test! Trivia Quiz

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Have you ever read the book "The Catcher in the Rye? " "The Catcher in the Rye" is a novel by author J. D. Salinger, published in 1951. The protagonist of the story is the ultimate example of a rebellious teenager. The book deals with the teenager's disdain over society's superficiality, and it also deals with a plethora of complex issues that teenagers encounter. This great quiz will demonstrate the intentions of the novel.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What bar did Holden get drunk at?
    • A. 

      Whooton Bar

    • B. 

      Wicker Bar

    • C. 

      Pencey Bar

    • D. 

      Elkton Bar

  • 2. 
    What did Holden pretend to do at the bar?
    • A. 

      Act like he was shot in the guts

    • B. 

      Act like he was an animal

    • C. 

      Act like he was in his own world

    • D. 

      Act like he was seeing Allie again

  • 3. 
    Who did Holden call to ask to decorate the tree?
    • A. 

      Sally Hayes

    • B. 

      Jane Gallagher

    • C. 

      Stradlater

    • D. 

      Ackley

  • 4. 
    What two girls originally sing at the bar?
    • A. 

      Jane and Tina

    • B. 

      Sally and Jane

    • C. 

      Valencia and Tina

    • D. 

      Tina and Janine

  • 5. 
    Why was Holden crying?
    • A. 

      He missed Pencey Prep

    • B. 

      He wanted to go home

    • C. 

      He missed Allie

    • D. 

      He was so depressed and lonesome

  • 6. 
    Where did Holden go after the bar?
    • A. 

      Home

    • B. 

      Lake

    • C. 

      Back to Pencey Prep

    • D. 

      To the hotel

  • 7. 
    What did Holden drop in the park?
    • A. 

      A record

    • B. 

      His suitcase

    • C. 

      His hat

    • D. 

      A dollar

  • 8. 
    Why didn't Holden go to Allie's funeral?
    • A. 

      He was nervous

    • B. 

      He was in the hospital

    • C. 

      He was away at school

    • D. 

      He was scared

  • 9. 
    D.B. told Holden that Allie looked at what?
    • A. 

      Angry

    • B. 

      Peaceful

    • C. 

      Scared

    • D. 

      Sad

  • 10. 
    What does Holden plan to do when he gets to his house?
    • A. 

      Wait outside

    • B. 

      Call Phoebe to open the door

    • C. 

      Go in through the back door

    • D. 

      Sneak in

  • 11. 
    What excuse does Holden use to go up to his floor in the elevator?
    • A. 

      He is going home to his apartment for the weekend

    • B. 

      His parents are waiting for him

    • C. 

      Has a bad leg and needs to rest it

    • D. 

      He is so cold

  • 12. 
    Why wasn't Phoebe in her room?
    • A. 

      She was out late

    • B. 

      She sleeps in D.B.'s room

    • C. 

      She went missing

    • D. 

      She was playing in the park

  • 13. 
    Why does Phoebe like D.B.'s room?
    • A. 

      It's safe

    • B. 

      It's round

    • C. 

      It's small

    • D. 

      It's big

  • 14. 
    What did Holden find on D.B.'s desk?
    • A. 

      A notebook and school books

    • B. 

      Cigarettes

    • C. 

      A flower

    • D. 

      Shoes

  • 15. 
    What did Phoebe find out about Holden?
    • A. 

      Holden is going to Sally's for Christmas

    • B. 

      He got kicked out of school

    • C. 

      He got straight A's

    • D. 

      Holden has a girlfriend

  • 16. 
    What did Phoebe put over her head when she finds what Holden did again?
    • A. 

      Blanket

    • B. 

      Hat

    • C. 

      Pillow

    • D. 

      Shirt

  • 17. 
    What does Holden say Pencey Prep is full of?
    • A. 

      Phonies

    • B. 

      Jocks

    • C. 

      Preppy people

    • D. 

      Smart people

  • 18. 
    What depressed Holden that the old guy said?
    • A. 

      It was the happiest days of his life

    • B. 

      It made him a better person

    • C. 

      It improved him all together

    • D. 

      It made him more intelligent

  • 19. 
    Where does Mr. Antolini work now?
    • A. 

      UCLA

    • B. 

      UCONN

    • C. 

      UPENN

    • D. 

      NYU

  • 20. 
    What happened to James Castle?
    • A. 

      He jumped out the window

    • B. 

      He went to college

    • C. 

      He skipped a grade

    • D. 

      He got kicked out

  • 21. 
    Who did Holden call from his house?
    • A. 

      D.B.

    • B. 

      Mr Antolini

    • C. 

      Sally Hayes

    • D. 

      Jane Gallagher

  • 22. 
    What did Phoebe and Holden do once the music was playing?
    • A. 

      Listen

    • B. 

      Sing

    • C. 

      Talk

    • D. 

      Dance

  • 23. 
    What talent does Phoebe attempt to show Holden?
    • A. 

      How she can make her head hot

    • B. 

      Her burping talent

    • C. 

      Her fast reading talent

    • D. 

      How she can do the ABC's backwards

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