9th Grade: Literary Terms And Vocabulary Test! Trivia Quiz

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9th Grade: Literary Terms And Vocabulary Test! Trivia Quiz

This is a 9th Grade Literary Terms and Vocabulary Test! It is designed to help you see just how attentive you have been in your classes when it comes to the novels and study materials used. Do you think you have what it takes to get a high score? How about you actually take the quiz to find out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     ________________________ - not even; unbalanced
    • A. 

      Mayhem

    • B. 

      Indoctrination

    • C. 

      Asymetrical

    • D. 

      Symetrical

  • 2. 
     ________________________ - even on both sides; proportional
    • A. 

      Mayhem

    • B. 

      Symetrical

    • C. 

      Asymetrical

    • D. 

      Delinquency

  • 3. 
     ________________________ - motion ; propelling momentum; motion that is kept moving
    • A. 

      Momentum

    • B. 

      Vulnerable

    • C. 

      Vesper

    • D. 

      Imbecile

  • 4. 
     ________________________ - women who fight for the rights of other women
    • A. 

      Oxymoron

    • B. 

      Demented

    • C. 

      Suffragette

    • D. 

      Imbecile

  • 5. 
     ________________________ - evening services; the beginning of evening
    • A. 

      Vespers

    • B. 

      Mayhem

    • C. 

      Conundrum

    • D. 

      Interim

  • 6. 
     ________________________ - beaten or worn down
    • A. 

      Degrade

    • B. 

      Blather

    • C. 

      Wombat

    • D. 

      Battered

  • 7. 
     ________________________ - crime or injury; causing injury
    • A. 

      Mayhem

    • B. 

      Blather

    • C. 

      Wombat

    • D. 

      Xenographic

  • 8. 
     ________________________ - afraid of immigrants or aliens
    • A. 

      Harried

    • B. 

      Orient

    • C. 

      Demented

    • D. 

      Xenophobic

  • 9. 
     ________________________ - easily wounded; one who could be hurt easily.
    • A. 

      Vulnerable

    • B. 

      Asylum

    • C. 

      Imbecile

    • D. 

      Conundrum

  • 10. 
    Uncontrolled, lacking in restraint
    • A. 

      Spasmodic

    • B. 

      Deadlock

    • C. 

      Adjourn

    • D. 

      Unbridled

  • 11. 
    Not genuine, not real
    • A. 

      Spurious

    • B. 

      Cumbersome

    • C. 

      Diffuse

    • D. 

      Unbridled

  • 12. 
    Not regular or consistent; different from what is usually expected
    • A. 

      Feint

    • B. 

      Fodder

    • C. 

      Erratic

    • D. 

      Spurious

  • 13. 
    To make up for or to repay for service
    • A. 

      Compensate

    • B. 

      Expulsion

    • C. 

      Erratic

    • D. 

      Fodder

  • 14. 
    Bringing in the money
    • A. 

      Mediocre

    • B. 

      Alien

    • C. 

      Adjourn

    • D. 

      Lucrative

  • 15. 
    A complete standstill
    • A. 

      Alien

    • B. 

      Deadlock

    • C. 

      Comely

    • D. 

      Fortify

  • 16. 
    To caution or scold
    • A. 

      Admonish

    • B. 

      Fortify

    • C. 

      Dissolute

    • D. 

      Illegible

  • 17. 
    To seize for military use or for official use
    • A. 

      Commandeer

    • B. 

      Circumspect

    • C. 

      Debris

    • D. 

      Salvage

  • 18. 
     sudden and violent movement
    • A. 

      Debris

    • B. 

      Spasmodic

    • C. 

      Alien

    • D. 

      Salvage

  • 19. 
    A deliberately deceptive move
    • A. 

      Fodder

    • B. 

      Fawn

    • C. 

      Feint

    • D. 

      Friction

  • 20. 
    The character of novel, short story, drama or narrative poem is the character or force against which the main character or protagonist is pitted
    • A. 

      Protagonist

    • B. 

      Antagonist

    • C. 

      Dynamic character

    • D. 

      Static character

  • 21. 
    Author's purpose - used to entertain, to inform, to express opinions or to persuade
    • A. 

      A = True

    • B. 

      B = False

  • 22. 
    Static Character - Characters who go through a drastic change by the end of the work
    • A. 

      A = True

    • B. 

      B = False

  • 23. 
    Static  Character - A character that remains psychological or emotionally the same through out a work
    • A. 

      A = True

    • B. 

      B = False

  • 24. 
    Plot - sequence of events in a story
    • A. 

      A = True

    • B. 

      B = False

  • 25. 
    Introduces the characters, setting, and basic situation
    • A. 

      Exposition

    • B. 

      Climax

    • C. 

      Denoument

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