Final City Of Ember Test

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Final City Of Ember Test

Complete the quiz based on what we have read so far in the novel.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Students were assigned to their jobs for ________ years.
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 2. 
    What surrounds the City of Ember on all sides? 
    • A. 

      The mayor and the police force

    • B. 

      Darkness

    • C. 

      The river

    • D. 

      Volcano

  • 3. 
    What happened to Granny? 
    • A. 

      She fell and hit her head and beame very sick

    • B. 

      She died

    • C. 

      She was angry at Lina and left the City of Ember

    • D. 

      She yelled at Mrs. Murdo because she reopened the yarn shop

  • 4. 
    Doon is Lina's best friend.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Lina is content with the decision to live with Mrs. Murdo and has adjusted well to her new home.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Decide which of the following statements is incorrect based on what you have read.
    • A. 

      Lizzie is helping Looper to eat up all of the extra food found in the storerooms

    • B. 

      The mayor is stealing food from the city storerooms

    • C. 

      Lina decided to be greedy and asked for Lizzie to get her the colored paper

    • D. 

      The people of Ember are beginning to worry about food, supplies, and electricty

  • 7. 
    The guards are next in charge, behind the mayor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Define Egress according to Clary. 
    • A. 

      A way out or an exit

    • B. 

      To be lost

    • C. 

      Found

    • D. 

      Entrance

  • 9. 
    What is Lina's favorite day of the year? 
    • A. 

      Christmas

    • B. 

      End of School

    • C. 

      Singing Day

    • D. 

      The first day of the new school year

  • 10. 
    The builders said the people must live in the City of Ember for at least _______________ years before leaving.
    • A. 

      5000

    • B. 

      200

    • C. 

      60

    • D. 

      1000

  • 11. 
    ______________________ was to keep "The Instructions" for The City of Ember.
    • A. 

      The oldest person in Ember

    • B. 

      The commissioners

    • C. 

      The Mayor

    • D. 

      The Chief Builder

  • 12. 
    What happened on assignment day?
    • A. 

      Students picked a job from a small cloth green sack as their new job

    • B. 

      The mayor of Ember assigned jobs to the students based on their skills

    • C. 

      Students were allowed to pick job assignments based on their talents.

    • D. 

      The teacher and the mayor selected jobs for the students as they left school

  • 13. 
    Generator: _________________Builders: "Instructions"  
    • A. 

      Greenhouses

    • B. 

      Gathering Hall

    • C. 

      Mayor

    • D. 

      River

  • 14. 
    Lina thought that the partial document was ______________________ (from the opened case)
    • A. 

      Directions for building the city

    • B. 

      Recipe from the first people of Ember

    • C. 

      Instructions for saving the city

    • D. 

      Poppy's homework

  • 15. 
    The Believers and Captain Fleery thought that __________________________.
    • A. 

      The Builders were coming back to help/save the City of Ember

    • B. 

      The magic of the box would save the people of Ember

    • C. 

      The Instructions would be found and save the City of Ember

    • D. 

      The people of Ember were too happy to leave Ember

  • 16. 
    Why was Granny tearing up the couch?  
    • A. 

      Granny was looking for something that had been lost.

    • B. 

      Granny's money had fallen into the couch and she was trying to get it out.

    • C. 

      Granny wanted to use the stuffing to make a blanket for Poppy.

    • D. 

      Granny was unable to recall her day with Lina

  • 17. 
    The people from Ember had never _____________
    • A. 

      Used electricity before

    • B. 

      Met someone from another city/place other than Ember

    • C. 

      Climbed up a staircase

    • D. 

      Ate vegetables

  • 18. 
    What does Lina purchase but then later begins to feel guilty about her purchase?
    • A. 

      New coat for herself

    • B. 

      More food for herself and Poppy

    • C. 

      Yarn for the shop

    • D. 

      Colored pencils

  • 19. 
    Who made the statement" Letting anger take over can lead to unintended consequences"
    • A. 

      Lina

    • B. 

      Doon's Dad

    • C. 

      Doon

    • D. 

      Mayor Cole

  • 20. 
    No one has been successful in creating a moveable light within the City of Ember--- all lights are indoors or street lights. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Select the person that would have stated this: " In my mind, I see another city. It isn't like Ember, it is white and gleaming." 
    • A. 

      Clary

    • B. 

      Doon

    • C. 

      Granny

    • D. 

      Lina

  • 22. 
    What event is described- " "shouts of alarm came from up and down the street, and then silence... Terror swept through her. I must stand still, she thought..She took a step. When she didn't bump into anything , she took another step, and the fingers of her right hand crumpled against something hard."
    • A. 

      Lina running in the streets delivering messages

    • B. 

      Lina was out in the street when Poppy was lost and the lights went out

    • C. 

      Lina was searching for grandma

    • D. 

      Lina saw Sadge in the street going crazy again

  • 23. 
    How long did the lights remain out in Chapter 5---the longest blackout ever in Ember?
    • A. 

      20 minutes

    • B. 

      1 hour

    • C. 

      7 minutes

    • D. 

      15 minutes

  • 24. 
    What color are the messenger jackets in the City of Ember? 
    • A. 

      Yellow

    • B. 

      Red

    • C. 

      Blue

    • D. 

      Green

    • E. 

      Different colors depending on how long you have been a messenger

  • 25. 
    What did Doon's father tell him about his job after the first day? 
    • A. 

      To notice what no one else does

    • B. 

      Be good at what you do

    • C. 

      He should change jobs after 3 months and work to repair the generator

    • D. 

      He should not return to his job because the mayor will find out that he switched jobs

    • E. 

      He said that he should help him with his job instead

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