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Flowers for Algernon quiz. Matching, true/false and vocabulary.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The operation that Charlie is selected for is to
    • A. 

      Mend tissue

    • B. 

      Triple his intelligence

    • C. 

      Double his intelligence

  • 2. 
    Miss Kinnian believes that Charlie is the best candidate for the operation because
    • A. 

      He is motivated

    • B. 

      He stays late at school

    • C. 

      He is in good health

  • 3. 
    How can the reader tell that Charlie is getting is getting smarter?
    • A. 

      He falls in love with Miss Kinnian

    • B. 

      His writing ability begins to change

    • C. 

      He passes the ink blot test

    • D. 

      He beats Algernon

  • 4. 
    How does Charlie's personality change after surgery?
    • A. 

      He becomes more generous

    • B. 

      His patience grows thin and he becomes suspicious

    • C. 

      He still percieves the world as being kind

  • 5. 
    The short story takes place in
    • A. 

      Boston

    • B. 

      New York

    • C. 

      New Jersey

  • 6. 
    Charlie's IQ before the surgery was
    • A. 

      72

    • B. 

      60

    • C. 

      58

    • D. 

      68

  • 7. 
    Dr. Strauss and Dr. Nemur never argue about the experiment or Charlie
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    After surgery, the change in Charlie was immediate
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Algernon and Charlie had the same surgery
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Charlie's "friends" at work are excited/happy about him getting smarter
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Before the surgery, Charlie was unaware of the cruelty he faced
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    At the end of the story Charlie moves away because he doesn't want people to feel sorry for him.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The author of Flowers for Algernon is
    • A. 

      Daniel Dayne

    • B. 

      Washington Irving

    • C. 

      Daniel Keyes

    • D. 

      David Keyes

  • 14. 
    The genre of Flowers for Algernon is
    • A. 

      Romance

    • B. 

      Science Fiction

    • C. 

      Suspense

    • D. 

      Comedy

  • 15. 
    Flowers for Algernon was a novel converted to a short story
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    The novel of Flowers for Algernon was written/published in
    • A. 

      The 1960's

    • B. 

      The 1860's

    • C. 

      The 1970's

  • 17. 
    The theme of Flowers for Algernon is
    • A. 

      The treatment of mentally disabled people

    • B. 

      Ethics with scientific experiments and advancing technology

    • C. 

      The balance between happiness and intelligence

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 18. 
    Flowers for Algernon has not been banned from school curriculum and/or libraries
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Man vs. man is an example of this literary element
    • A. 

      Resolution

    • B. 

      Conflict

    • C. 

      Theme

    • D. 

      Plot

  • 20. 
    The literary element resolution is
    • A. 

      The series of events that make the story line

    • B. 

      The outcome of the central conflict

    • C. 

      The point of highest suspense or interest

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 21. 
    A Rorschach test is
    • A. 

      An inkblot test used by psychologists

    • B. 

      A maze used to test intelligence

    • C. 

      An EQ test

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 22. 
    The literary element plot is
    • A. 

      The struggle between opposing forces

    • B. 

      The author's central message

    • C. 

      The series of events that make up the story line

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 23. 
    Foreshadowing is
    • A. 

      Hints or clues that do not suggest what is going to happen later in the story

    • B. 

      Hints or clues that suggest what is going to happen later in the story

    • C. 

      The event or character that triggers the conflict

    • D. 

      None of the above