The Miracle Worker

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The Miracle Worker - Quiz

This quiz is about the movie 'The Miracle Worker' created by Disney in 2001.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What was the first word Helen was able to understand?

    • A.

      Mama

    • B.

      Water

    • C.

      House

    • D.

      Anne

    Correct Answer
    B. Water
    Explanation
    Helen Keller's first word that she was able to understand was "water". This is a significant moment in her life as it represents the breakthrough in her communication and understanding. Water was the word that her teacher, Anne Sullivan, spelled into her hand while running water over her other hand. This experience helped Helen make the connection between the word and the object, leading to her realization that everything has a name.

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  • 2. 

    Was Helen Keller born deaf and blind?

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      No

    Correct Answer
    B. No
    Explanation
    Helen Keller was not born deaf and blind. She was born with the ability to see and hear, but at the age of 19 months, she contracted an illness that left her deaf and blind.

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  • 3. 

    Why does Helen rip off Anne Sullivan's button from her dress?

    • A.

      Helen wants to see what it is

    • B.

      Helen likes buttons

    • C.

      Helen wants eyes on her doll

    • D.

      None of these answers are correct

    Correct Answer
    C. Helen wants eyes on her doll
    Explanation
    Helen rips off Anne Sullivan's button from her dress because she wants to use it as eyes for her doll.

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  • 4. 

    Why did Helen's family give her candy?

    • A.

      To get Helen to be quiet

    • B.

      To award her for positive actions

    • C.

      Helen asked for candy

    • D.

      Helen would not eat anything else

    Correct Answer
    A. To get Helen to be quiet
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "To get Helen to be quiet." This implies that Helen's family gave her candy as a means to silence her or calm her down. It suggests that Helen may have been making noise or causing a disturbance, and giving her candy was a strategy to pacify her and maintain peace in the environment.

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  • 5. 

    Why was Anne Sullivan hired?

    • A.

      To help the slaves

    • B.

      To cook

    • C.

      To help Helen

    • D.

      She was just a close friend

    Correct Answer
    C. To help Helen
    Explanation
    Anne Sullivan was hired to help Helen because Helen was blind and deaf, making it difficult for her to communicate and learn. Anne Sullivan, who herself had overcome similar challenges, was able to teach Helen sign language and other methods of communication, which ultimately helped Helen to develop language skills and gain an education.

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  • 6. 

    Why does Helen ride in the carriage for hours before going to the back house?

    • A.

      Helen likes carriage rides

    • B.

      The family had nothing better to do

    • C.

      So Helen does not figure out where she is

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. So Helen does not figure out where she is
    Explanation
    Helen rides in the carriage for hours before going to the back house so that she does not figure out where she is. This suggests that Helen may have a tendency to wander or get lost if she is left unattended. By taking a long carriage ride, Helen's family ensures that she remains unaware of her surroundings and does not become disoriented or lost.

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  • 7. 

    Where does Helen first hide the key after she locks Anne in her room?

    • A.

      Her dress

    • B.

      Her mouth

    • C.

      Her hand

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Her mouth
    Explanation
    Helen first hides the key in her mouth after locking Anne in her room. This is a strategic move as it ensures that the key remains concealed and inaccessible to Anne. By hiding it in her mouth, Helen can keep the key secure and prevent Anne from finding it easily.

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  • 8. 

    Where do the Kellers live?

    • A.

      Florida

    • B.

      California

    • C.

      Alabama

    • D.

      New York

    Correct Answer
    C. Alabama
    Explanation
    The Kellers live in Alabama.

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  • 9. 

    Anne Sullivan was blind, but she got surgery numerous times to help with her sight.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    This statement is true because it states that Anne Sullivan was blind and got surgery numerous times to improve her sight.

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  • 10. 

    What is the first thing Anne teaches Helen?

    • A.

      Obideience

    • B.

      Honesty

    • C.

      Leadership

    • D.

      Forgiveness

    Correct Answer
    A. Obideience
    Explanation
    Anne teaches Helen obedience as the first thing because obedience is a fundamental aspect of learning and communication. By teaching Helen to be obedient, Anne is helping her understand and follow instructions, which is crucial for her development and ability to navigate the world around her. Obedience also establishes a foundation of trust and respect between Anne and Helen, allowing for further learning and growth to take place.

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