Earthquake Terror Book By Peg Kehret! Trivia Quiz

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Earthquake Terror Book By Peg Kehret! Trivia Quiz

Have you ever read the “Earthquake Terror” book by Peg Kehret? The “Earthquake Terror” book was published in 1996. It recounts the tale of a boy who must take care of his paralyzed little sister during an earthquake while their parents are at the hospital. This quiz is about the “Earthquake Terror” young adult novel. Don’t forget to retrieve your certificate after you take this spectacular quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why was the Palmer family walking in the woods?
    • A. 

      They were looking for a lost dog.

    • B. 

      They were taking a shortcut home from the store.

    • C. 

      They were on a camping trip and were hiking.

    • D. 

      They were exploring the woods behind their house.

  • 2. 
    Who was Abby?
    • A. 

      Jonathan’s little sister

    • B. 

      Jonathan’s mother

    • C. 

      Jonathan’s best friend

    • D. 

      Jonathan’s cousin

  • 3. 
    Why did Jonathan keep having to wait for Abby on the trail?
    • A. 

      She kept stopping to look at the flowers.

    • B. 

      She was handicapped and couldn’t move quickly.

    • C. 

      She was hungry and had to stop and eat.

    • D. 

      She had been hiking for many hours and was tired.

  • 4. 
    What happened to Jonathan and Abby’s mother?
    • A. 

      She was bitten by a snake.

    • B. 

      She fell off a cliff.

    • C. 

      She broke her ankle.

    • D. 

      She burned herself in the campfire

  • 5. 
    What do you call what remains of something broken?
    • A. 

      Devastation

    • B. 

      Debris

    • C. 

      Upheaval

    • D. 

      Pollen

  • 6. 
    What was the name of Jonathan’s dog?
    • A. 

      Bandit

    • B. 

      Scout

    • C. 

      Red

    • D. 

      Moose

  • 7. 
    Which of the following was NOT what Jonathan thought the strange noise was
    • A. 

      Hunters shooting their rifles.

    • B. 

      A tree falling.

    • C. 

      A bomb.

    • D. 

      Thunder.

  • 8. 
    What is the setting of this story?
    • A. 

      Magpie Redwood Forest

    • B. 

      Magpie Island camping grounds

    • C. 

      The woods at Magpie Island

  • 9. 
    Jonathan and Abby were separated from others.  This means they were
    • A. 

      Devasted

    • B. 

      Susceptable

    • C. 

      Frantic

    • D. 

      Isolated

  • 10. 
    Jonathan thought that Moose's barking was ominous. This means that it indicated
    • A. 

      His contentment

    • B. 

      A possible threat

    • C. 

      His homesickness

    • D. 

      His worries

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