Holes Chapter 5 : Novel Trivia Questions Quiz

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What do you suppose you know about the book “Holes” by Louis Sachar? There are six tents at Camp Green Lake. There are five for the children and one for adults. The counselor calls all the kids by the names that society will know. Camp Lake will be fun from now on! Take this quiz and see how much you know about Chapter 5 in the book, Holes.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who was Stanley's counselor?

    • A.

      Armpit

    • B.

      Mr. Sir

    • C.

      Mr. Pendanski

    • D.

      Theodore

    Correct Answer
    C. Mr. Pendanski
    Explanation
    Stanley's counselor was Mr. Pendanski. This can be inferred from the information provided in the question.

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  • 2. 

    Check all that apply to Mr. Pendanski's appearance:

    • A.

      Older than Mr. Sir

    • B.

      Younger than Mr. Sir

    • C.

      Scary-looking

    • D.

      Not nearly as scary looking as Mr. Sir

    • E.

      Almost bald

    • F.

      Nose was badly sunburned

    • G.

      He had dreadlocks in his hair

    Correct Answer(s)
    B. Younger than Mr. Sir
    D. Not nearly as scary looking as Mr. Sir
    E. Almost bald
    F. Nose was badly sunburned
    Explanation
    Mr. Pendanski's appearance can be inferred from the given options. He is described as younger than Mr. Sir, not as scary looking as Mr. Sir, almost bald, and with a badly sunburned nose. There is no mention of him having dreadlocks in his hair.

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  • 3. 

    What did Mr. Pendanski say was Camp Green Lake's one rule?

    • A.

      Don't upset the warden

    • B.

      Pace yourself while digging

    • C.

      Stay away from yellow-spotted lizards

    • D.

      Don't upset the other boys

    Correct Answer
    A. Don't upset the warden
    Explanation
    Mr. Pendanski stated that Camp Green Lake's one rule is to not upset the warden. This implies that the warden holds a significant amount of power and authority at the camp, and it is crucial for the boys to avoid doing anything that might anger or provoke her. By following this rule, the boys can ensure their safety and avoid any potential consequences or punishments from the warden.

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  • 4. 

    Mr. Pendanski respects Stanley and is understanding of him.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The explanation for the given correct answer is that Mr. Pendanski respects Stanley and understands him. This implies that Mr. Pendanski holds a positive opinion of Stanley and treats him with consideration and empathy.

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  • 5. 

    Whose place is Stanley taking at Camp Green Lake?

    • A.

      Barfbag's

    • B.

      Armpit's

    • C.

      X-Ray's

    • D.

      Magnet's

    Correct Answer
    A. Barfbag's
    Explanation
    Stanley is taking Barfbag's place at Camp Green Lake.

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  • 6. 

    Stanley was not too thrilled to be taking the bunk of someone named "Barfbag".

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that Stanley is not happy about having to sleep in a bunk that belongs to someone with the name "Barfbag". This implies that Stanley is not excited or enthusiastic about the situation, indicating that the statement is true.

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  • 7. 

    Mr. Pendanski preferred that the boys use nicknames to real names.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Mr. Pendanski did not prefer that the boys use nicknames to real names.

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  • 8. 

    What did X-Ray mean when he said, "it ain't just a nickname, I can see inside you".

    • A.

      He has real x-ray vision

    • B.

      His dad owns x-ray equipment

    • C.

      He can read people really well

    • D.

      He was lying to scare Stanley

    Correct Answer
    C. He can read people really well
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "he can read people really well." This means that X-Ray believes he has the ability to understand and interpret people's thoughts, emotions, and intentions just by observing them. He claims that his nickname is not just a playful label, but rather a reflection of his perceptive abilities.

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  • 9. 

    The boys at Camp Green Lake preferred nicknames to real names.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that the boys at Camp Green Lake preferred to go by nicknames rather than using their real names. This implies that the boys may have had various reasons for doing so, such as wanting to create a different identity or to distance themselves from their past. It also indicates that the use of nicknames was a common practice among the boys at the camp. Therefore, the answer "True" is a valid explanation for this statement.

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  • 10. 

    How did Theodore react when Stanley did not address him as "Arm Pit"?

    • A.

      He liked that Stanley did not call him Armpit

    • B.

      He grabbed him by the collar, threw him down, and corrected him

    • C.

      They became friends immediately

    • D.

      He started crying

    Correct Answer
    B. He grabbed him by the collar, threw him down, and corrected him
    Explanation
    Theodore reacted aggressively when Stanley did not address him as "Armpit". He grabbed Stanley by the collar, threw him down, and corrected him. This suggests that Theodore did not appreciate being called by that nickname and wanted to assert his dominance over Stanley.

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  • 11. 

    The chief of a prison WORD BANK:  cots, warden, crates, attitude, sanitary, spigot, weary

    Correct Answer
    warden
    Explanation
    The correct answer is warden. A warden is the chief or head of a prison. They are responsible for overseeing the operations and management of the prison, including the supervision of staff and inmates. The warden plays a crucial role in maintaining order and security within the prison, ensuring that rules and regulations are followed, and making decisions regarding inmate discipline and rehabilitation programs.

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  • 12. 

    Feeling or showing tiredness WORD BANK:  cots, warden, crates, attitude, sanitary, spigot, weary

    Correct Answer
    weary
    Explanation
    The word "weary" means feeling or showing tiredness. It can be used to describe a state of physical or mental exhaustion. This word is often used to express fatigue or a lack of energy.

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  • 13. 

    Camp beds WORD BANK:  cots, warden, crates, attitude, sanitary, spigot, weary

    Correct Answer
    cots
    Explanation
    The answer "cots" is the correct choice because it is the most suitable option to complete the given question. The question is about "camp beds" and out of the provided word bank, "cots" is the only word that directly relates to camp beds. The other words such as "warden, crates, attitude, sanitary, spigot, weary" do not have any connection to camp beds. Therefore, "cots" is the correct answer.

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  • 14. 

    A way of thinking or feeling or about someone or something WORD BANK:  cots, warden, crates, attitude, sanitary, spigot, weary

    Correct Answer
    attitude
    Explanation
    The word "attitude" refers to a person's way of thinking or feeling about someone or something. It encompasses their opinions, beliefs, and emotions towards a particular subject. Attitude can influence a person's behavior and actions, as it shapes their perspective and approach. It is an important aspect of a person's personality and can greatly impact their interactions and relationships with others.

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  • 15. 

    Of or relating to health or the protection of health WORD BANK:  cots, warden, crates, attitude, sanitary, spigot, weary

    Correct Answer
    sanitary
    Explanation
    The word "sanitary" refers to something that is related to health or the protection of health. It implies cleanliness and hygiene, particularly in terms of maintaining a healthy environment or preventing the spread of disease. This word can be used to describe practices, facilities, or products that promote good health and prevent the transmission of germs or contaminants.

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  • 16. 

    Containers, such as a wooden case, used for storing or shipping WORD BANK:  cots, warden, crates, attitude, sanitary, spigot, weary

    Correct Answer
    crates
    Explanation
    Crates are containers typically made of wood that are used for storing or shipping various items. They are sturdy and provide protection to the contents inside. Crates are commonly used in industries such as agriculture, manufacturing, and logistics. They are designed to be stackable and easy to transport, making them ideal for storing and shipping goods in bulk. Crates are versatile and can be used for storing a wide range of items, from fruits and vegetables to machinery and equipment.

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  • 17. 

    A faucet WORD BANK:  cots, warden, crates, attitude, sanitary, spigot, weary

    Correct Answer
    spigot
    Explanation
    A spigot is a device that controls the flow of liquid from a pipe or container. It is commonly found on faucets or outdoor water sources. In this context, a spigot would be the most appropriate choice as it relates directly to the concept of a faucet. The other words in the word bank, such as cots, warden, crates, attitude, sanitary, and weary, do not have any connection to the concept of a faucet or a device that controls the flow of liquid.

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