Dewey And The Alien Grade 3

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John Dewey Quizzes & Trivia

This is a quiz based on the webquest Dewey and the Alien, for third grade. Http://library. Thinkquest. Org/5002/index. Shtml


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Are all books in the Dewey Decimal system non-fiction?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    What was the name of the person who came up with a way to organize books?
    • A. 

      The Alien

    • B. 

      Dewey

    • C. 

      Melvil Dewey

    • D. 

      Decimal System

  • 3. 
    Non-fiction books are
  • 4. 
    Fiction books are
  • 5. 
    Fiction books are shelved
    • A. 

      In alphabetical order by the title.

    • B. 

      In alphabetical order by the author's first name.

    • C. 

      In alphabetical order by the author's last name.

    • D. 

      In number order, with books that are like each other together.

  • 6. 
    Non Fiction books are shelved
    • A. 

      In alphabetical order by the title.

    • B. 

      In alphabetical order by the author's first name.

    • C. 

      In alphabetical order by the author's last name.

    • D. 

      In number order, with books that are like each other together.

  • 7. 
    What is a call number?
    • A. 

      A call number is a group of numbers and/or letters put together to tell you where in the library to find your book.

    • B. 

      A call number is located at the bottom of the book on the spine

    • C. 

      A call number only has numbers

    • D. 

      A and B are correct

  • 8. 
    Where would I find a book like chicken soup for the soul?
  • 9. 
    Books about government would be in the
  • 10. 
    Books about language would be in the
  • 11. 
    Fine Arts and Recreation would be found in which Dewey section?
  • 12. 
    I could find a book on bigfoot here?
  • 13. 
    A book on sign language would be in the
    • A. 

      400's

    • B. 

      200's

    • C. 

      500's

    • D. 

      700's

  • 14. 
    Biographies are found where?
    • A. 

      200's

    • B. 

      400's

    • C. 

      800's

    • D. 

      900's

  • 15. 
    The Dewey catergory for the 800's is called
    • A. 

      Natural Science.

    • B. 

      Literature.

    • C. 

      Language.

    • D. 

      Fine Arts and Recreation.

  • 16. 
    What are the difference between the 500's Natural Science and 600 Applied Science?
    • A. 

      500's are things that I can find in nature.

    • B. 

      600's are things that I can find in nature.

  • 17. 
    What is an Applied Science or the 600 catergory?
    • A. 

      Applied Sciences are cars and transportation

    • B. 

      Applied Sciences are pets

    • C. 

      Applied Sciences are inventions and technology, and how man uses nature.

    • D. 

      All of the above.