Final City Of Ember Test 2

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Final City Of Ember Test 2

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


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What surrounds the City of Ember on all sides? 
    • A. 

      The mayor and the police force

    • B. 

      Darkness

    • C. 

      The river

    • D. 

      Volcano

  • 2. 
    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

  • 3. 
    Doon is Lina's best friend.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Define Egress according to Clary. 
    • A. 

      A way out or an exit

    • B. 

      To be lost

    • C. 

      Found

    • D. 

      Entrance

  • 5. 
    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

  • 6. 
    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

  • 7. 
    ______________________ 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

  • 8. 
    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

  • 9. 
    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

  • 10. 
    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

  • 11. 
    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

  • 12. 
    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

  • 13. 
    Who made the statement" Letting anger take over can lead to unintended consequences"
    • A. 

      Lina

    • B. 

      Doon's Dad

    • C. 

      Doon

    • D. 

      Mayor Cole

  • 14. 
    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

  • 15. 
    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

  • 16. 
    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

  • 17. 
    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

  • 18. 
    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

  • 19. 
    What was different about the City of Ember?
    • A. 

      The city was build on an Island

    • B. 

      In the city the sky was always dark, since it is an "underground city"

    • C. 

      The weather is always hot in the city

    • D. 

      Everything in the city of Ember was built of steel.

  • 20. 
    According to Lina, which one of the following job assignments might have been considered a "Bad" job to have pulled out of the green bag? 
    • A. 

      Greenhouse helper

    • B. 

      Timekeeper's assistant

    • C. 

      Messenger

    • D. 

      Pipeworks Labourer

  • 21. 
    Why did Doon want to trade jobs with Lina?
    • A. 

      Lina had an easier job than Doon had drawn

    • B. 

      Doon had a broken leg and would not be able to run all over Ember with messages.

    • C. 

      Doon wanted to work on the generator near Pipeworks.

    • D. 

      Doon's father did not want him to be a messenger in the city because it was too dangerous

  • 22. 
    Who did Doon see sleeping in the secret room within the Pipeworks?
    • A. 

      Looper

    • B. 

      The Mayor

    • C. 

      Barton Snode

    • D. 

      The guards from the Gathering Hall

  • 23. 
    The notice that greeted Doon, Lina , and Poppy after leaving Ember was written by The Builders.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Who found the note that was dropped into the City of Ember by Lina and Doon at the end of novel? 
    • A. 

      The Mayor

    • B. 

      Clary

    • C. 

      Doon's Dad

    • D. 

      Mrs. Murdo

  • 25. 
    The molded  journal that Poppy tried to eat,  gave Lina and Doon reason to believe that disaster was close at hand on Earth before the volunteers moved into the City of Ember. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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