The Glass Castle By Jeannette Walls Quiz

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The Glass Castle Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is on the novel, The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls. It is a memoir of her life and childhood. It has questions regarding the whole book.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where did Jeannette live when she met Billy?
    • A. 

      Las Vegas

    • B. 

      Battle Mountain

    • C. 

      Phoenix

    • D. 

      Welch

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      She undercooked the hot dogs and got food poisioning

    • B. 

      She ripped her dress

    • C. 

      Her dad yelled at her for cooking them and told her it was too dangerous

    • D. 

      Her dress caught on fire and she was burned

  • 3. 
    What did Jeannette's mother, Rose Mary, do?
    • A. 

      She was an artist

    • B. 

      She was a psychologist

    • C. 

      She was a teacher

    • D. 

      She was a writer

    • E. 

      Both A and C

  • 4. 
    Jeannette wanted to move to New York to
  • 5. 
    In Phoenix, what did Jeannette's father, Rex, buy and put on the lawn for the kids?
    • A. 

      New bikes

    • B. 

      Gold cadillac

    • C. 

      Books to read

    • D. 

      Art supplies

  • 6. 
    Jeannette's Grandmother's name was
  • 7. 
    What did Dinita Hewitt do for Jeannette?
    • A. 

      Kicked her and beat her up

    • B. 

      Stopped bulling

    • C. 

      Took her swimming with all the others

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 8. 
    Describe Jeannette's Parents.
  • 9. 
    How did Rex Walls die?
    • A. 

      He had tuberculosis

    • B. 

      His liver quit working

    • C. 

      He had a heart attack

    • D. 

      He stabbed himself

  • 10. 
    At the end of the book, Maureen moved to
  • 11. 
    Jeannette was Chief editor of what school newpaper?
    • A. 

      The Welch Daily News

    • B. 

      The Daily Journal

    • C. 

      News In Writing

    • D. 

      The Maroon Wave