Hunger Games And Zlata's Diary Review Test

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Hunger Games And Zlata

This a practice test to prepare for our first quiz of the last quarter. It is our third quiz over Zlata's Diary and The Hunger Games. Have fun and take it as many times during this period as you would like. Try it at home if you want, too!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the main character of The Hunger Games?
    • A. 

      Peeta Mellark

    • B. 

      Cinna

    • C. 

      Haymitch Abernathy

    • D. 

      Dalmar McCreary

    • E. 

      Katniss Everdeen

  • 2. 
    What is the name of country in which Zlata lives?
    • A. 

      District 12

    • B. 

      Herzgovinia

    • C. 

      Bosnia-Herzgovinia

    • D. 

      Bosnia

    • E. 

      Yugoslavia

  • 3. 
    Why couldn't Zlata go to school?
    • A. 

      She was too scared to go.

    • B. 

      Her parents wouldn't let her go.

    • C. 

      Her teacher was killed.

    • D. 

      The schools were bombed and closed.

    • E. 

      Because she had to stay and take care of her friend, Shawna Austin.

  • 4. 
    In The Hunger Games, why did Katniss score an eleven after her private session with the game makers?
    • A. 

      Because she couldn't shoot very well.

    • B. 

      Because she shot an apple in the pig's mouth on the game makers' table.

    • C. 

      Because Gabrielle Grajeda was one of the game makers.

    • D. 

      Because she was so nice.

    • E. 

      Because Peeta paid them to give her that score.

  • 5. 
    Just like Romeo and Juliet, everyone keeps referring to Katniss and Peeta as star-crossed lovers. What does that mean?
    • A. 

      Their astrological signs cross in the sky--like Aries and Scorpio.

    • B. 

      They get four stars for being so lucky in love.

    • C. 

      They are movie stars and famous for being in love--like Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie.

    • D. 

      That they are in love like the star Ariel Freeman.

    • E. 

      An unlucky pair of lovers that fate will end the relationship in tragedy.

  • 6. 
    In The Hunger Games, Haymitch's advice was that Katniss and Peeta should do what first?
    • A. 

      Get as many supplies from the cornucopia as possible.

    • B. 

      Find food.

    • C. 

      Kill many tributes.

    • D. 

      Find water.

    • E. 

      Make friends with Ryan Moore so he can help them.

  • 7. 
    In Zlata's Diary, many families are moving from their homes but not because they want to, it is because they have to in order to stay alive. What is this called?
    • A. 

      Cowards.

    • B. 

      Exile.

    • C. 

      Bulldog Pride.

    • D. 

      Vacation.

  • 8. 
    Which of these things do Zlata and Katniss have in common?
    • A. 

      They are from the same country.

    • B. 

      They are friends with Zitlaly Romero.

    • C. 

      They know what it is like to go without water due to hard times.

    • D. 

      They are learning to survive something difficult at a young age.

    • E. 

      Both C and D

  • 9. 
    During what years did the Bosnian war take place?
    • A. 

      1981-1983

    • B. 

      2009-2010

    • C. 

      1991-1993

    • D. 

      2001-2003

    • E. 

      It is a make believe place and hasn't truly happened.

  • 10. 
    In The Hunger Games, what does it mean when a cannon is shot?
    • A. 

      It means that they are ready to start the games.

    • B. 

      It represents when Rosa Hulbert gets 100% on the test.

    • C. 

      It means that another city was bombed in Sarajevo.

    • D. 

      It represents the death of a tribute.

    • E. 

      It means that Rue outran another close call.

  • 11. 
    UNICEF asked for diaries to publish and Zlata's Diary was submitted and was published--this is how we are reading her account of the Bosnian war. What does UNICEF stand for?
    • A. 

      United Nations Internal Children's Exile Fund

    • B. 

      Under Nourished Impoverished Children's Emergency Foundation

    • C. 

      Universal Noble International Children's Foundation

    • D. 

      Originally United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund is now known as United Nations Children's Fund.

    • E. 

      United Nations International Children's Exile Foundation

  • 12. 
    In The Hunger Games, Katniss hasn't had a drink of water in over a day. She is suffering from what?
    • A. 

      Deliberation

    • B. 

      Decomposure

    • C. 

      Dehydration

    • D. 

      Depression

    • E. 

      Demarcation

  • 13. 
    In The Hunger Games, Katniss uses this to hold her arrows. What is it?
    • A. 

      Quill

    • B. 

      Quicksilver

    • C. 

      Quitter

    • D. 

      Quiver

    • E. 

      Quilt

  • 14. 
    In The Hunger Games, Katniss wants to camouflage (a word from French) her orange backpack. What does camouflage mean? Use the pictures to help you with this vocabulary word.  
    • A. 

      To paint eyelids with colorful designs

    • B. 

      To spray paint yourself and a wall

    • C. 

      To hunt in green forests

    • D. 

      To hide or blend in with surroundings; the disguising especially of military equipment or installations with paint, nets, or foliage

    • E. 

      To dress exactly like Rachell Owens so no one can tell you two apart

  • 15. 
    In The Hunger Games, Caesar dyes his hair to match the hue of his eyelids and lips every year. What does hue mean? Use the pictures to help you define this vocabulary word.  
    • A. 

      Crazy

    • B. 

      Color

    • C. 

      Design

    • D. 

      Shape

    • E. 

      Rainbow

  • 16. 
    In Zlata's Diary, she refers to the shellings and the city being shelled. What does she mean? Use the picture to help you with this vocabulary word. 
    • A. 

      Shells, like a seashell found in the ocean

    • B. 

      Shelling means the city was being protected.

    • C. 

      Shells are an artillery projectile, cartridge case dispersed when the container burst after leaving the gun

    • D. 

      Shelling means to take mollusks out of their shell to eat the food inside.

    • E. 

      Shells are the outside of a turtle used to protect in war.

  • 17. 
    What country does this flag represent?
    • A. 

      District 12

    • B. 

      The Capitol

    • C. 

      Yugoslavia

    • D. 

      Bosnia-Herzgovinia

    • E. 

      The United States of Beveridge

  • 18. 
    In Zlata's Diary, she writes in her diary that: April 4, 1992 was Bairam which is a religious holiday in her country.  Bosnia-Herzgovinia has people who are from different religions. What is the name of the religion that celebrates Bairam, the end of Ramadan or fasting?
    • A. 

      Buddhism

    • B. 

      Baha'i

    • C. 

      Christianity

    • D. 

      Judaism

    • E. 

      Islam

  • 19. 
    In The Hunger Games, Katniss describes Prim as emaciated and that many people from District 12 were the same. What does emaciated (from Latin) mean?
    • A. 

      It is like emancipated and it means you are free.

    • B. 

      It means you are too little to be eligible.

    • C. 

      It means that they were angry they had to be reaped for the Hunger Games.

    • D. 

      It means they like to have Reader's Cafe at lunch.

    • E. 

      It means the body shrinks to nothing; to cause to lose flesh so as to become very thin

  • 20. 
    In The Hunger Games, who said he has had a crush on Katniss for a long time?
    • A. 

      Cinna

    • B. 

      Gayle

    • C. 

      Peeta

    • D. 

      The career tributes

    • E. 

      Jaelin

  • 21. 
    Read this excerpt from The Hunger Games, then answer the question.Excerpt:"But it's tempting, so tempting, when I see the bounty waiting there before me. And I know that if I don't get it, someone else will. That the Career Tributes who survive the bloodbath will divide up most of the life-sustaining spoils. Something catches my eye. There, resting on a mound of blanket rolls, is a silver sheath of arrows and a bow, already strung, just waiting to be engaged. That's mine, I think. It's meant for me."Question: Why does Katniss think the silver sheath of arrows and bow are hers?
    • A. 

      Her name, Katniss Everdeen, is printed on it.

    • B. 

      Haymitch told her it would be there waiting for her, as a gift from her sponsors.

    • C. 

      Because shooting with a bow and arrow is her main skill.

    • D. 

      Because the Career Tributes left them for her to give her a head start.

    • E. 

      Xxxxx

  • 22. 
    Read this exerpt from Zlata's Diary and then answer the question.Excerpt: "I'm writing to you again by the light of one of my favorite candles. I lit it with a heavy heart." page 88Question: What does 'heavy heart' mean?
    • A. 

      Her heart feels overweight and she needs to go on a diet.

    • B. 

      It means that the candles were heavy.

    • C. 

      She had a heart-shaped lighter or matches.

    • D. 

      Melancholy; depressed; sad. When your heart is weighted down by sorrow.

  • 23. 
    In The Hunger Games, Peeta wants to show the Capitol that they don't _________ him; that he is more than a piece in their games.
    • A. 

      Want

    • B. 

      Own

    • C. 

      Kill

    • D. 

      Understand

    • E. 

      Fear

  • 24. 
    In The Hunger Games, catacombs are beneath the arena where the launch room is. This is where Katniss prepares for the games, but the Districts call the launch room the stockades. What does the definition of catacomb and stockade have in common?
    • A. 

      A catacomb is like a honeycomb and has lots of little compartments. A stockade has lots of little gates and places for animals. They have in common the small spaces.

    • B. 

      A catacomb is an underground cemetery consisting of chambers or tunnels with recesses for graves and a stockade is where animals go before they are slaughtered. They both have death in common.

    • C. 

      They have nothing in common.

    • D. 

      A catacomb is the same thing as a stockade.

    • E. 

      A catacomb is like a catapult and launches attacks and a stockade is where they keep bulls before a bullfight. They have in common that something powerful is going to bolt out and attack someone.

  • 25. 
    In The Hunger Games,  why does Katniss put iodine in her water bottle?
    • A. 

      To give her extra strength.

    • B. 

      She likes the taste of iodine.

    • C. 

      Because iodine makes water last longer.

    • D. 

      Because she likes science and was trying an experiment.

    • E. 

      The iodine purifies the water so she can drink it without getting sick.

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