Maniac Magee - Quiz Ch. 1-5

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Maniac Magee Quizzes & Trivia

This is a quiz over comprehension from chapters 1-5 of Maniac Magee.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How did Jeffrey Magee become an orphan?
    • A. 

      His parents were killed in a train crash

    • B. 

      His parents gave him away

    • C. 

      His parents were killed in an airplane crash

    • D. 

      He was born an orphan

  • 2. 
    How many years did Jeffrey live with his aunt and uncle before ran away?
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      8

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      2

  • 3. 
    Why did Jeffrey run away?
    • A. 

      His aunt and uncle did not get along

    • B. 

      His aunt and uncle didn’t want him anymore

    • C. 

      He turned 18 years old

    • D. 

      He wanted to tour the world

  • 4. 
    What is the time Jeffrey was gone between Hollidaysburg and Two Mills called?
    • A. 

      The Slowest Year

    • B. 

      The Long Year

    • C. 

      The Lost Boy

    • D. 

      The Lost Year

  • 5. 
    How many miles is there between Two Mills and Hollidaysburg?
    • A. 

      150

    • B. 

      200

    • C. 

      52

    • D. 

      100

  • 6. 
    Who was the first person to talk to Jeffrey?
    • A. 

      Arnold Jones

    • B. 

      John McNabb

    • C. 

      Amanda Beale

    • D. 

      Brian Denehy

  • 7. 
    Why did Jeffrey stand out in East End?
    • A. 

      He wore glasses

    • B. 

      He dressed funny

    • C. 

      He was dirty

    • D. 

      He was white

  • 8. 
    What did Amanda have in her suitcase that Jeffrey loved?
    • A. 

      Books

    • B. 

      Cd's

    • C. 

      Candy bars

    • D. 

      Clothes

  • 9. 
    What was special about Jeffrey catching Brian Denehy’s pass and then punting the ball back to Hands Down?
    • A. 

      He was just a little kid

    • B. 

      He was as talented as the high school boys

    • C. 

      He did it running backwards

    • D. 

      He did it with a book in one hand

  • 10. 
    The high school boys thought Jeffrey was cool times 10 because:
    • A. 

      He saved the boy from Finsterwald’s yard

    • B. 

      He sat down on Finsterwald’s steps and reads

    • C. 

      He takes on some of the high school boys

    • D. 

      He takes the boy home with him