Missing May

Approved & Edited by ProProfs Editorial Team
The editorial team at ProProfs Quizzes consists of a select group of subject experts, trivia writers, and quiz masters who have authored over 10,000 quizzes taken by more than 100 million users. This team includes our in-house seasoned quiz moderators and subject matter experts. Our editorial experts, spread across the world, are rigorously trained using our comprehensive guidelines to ensure that you receive the highest quality quizzes.
Learn about Our Editorial Process
| By Pepe08
P
Pepe08
Community Contributor
Quizzes Created: 1 | Total Attempts: 752
Questions: 13 | Attempts: 752

SettingsSettingsSettings
Missing May Quizzes & Trivia

4th book quiz over lit circle book.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

     l. Who was the author of this book? _________ 

    • A.

      Roald Dahl

    • B.

      Sarah Weeks

    • C.

      Cynthia Rylant

    Correct Answer
    C. Cynthia Rylant
    Explanation
    Cynthia Rylant is the author of the book in question.

    Rate this question:

  • 2. 

     Aunt May and Uncle Ob’s home was _______. 

    • A.

      A huge mansion

    • B.

      Cute cabin

    • C.

      Rusty trailer

    Correct Answer
    C. Rusty trailer
    Explanation
    The given correct answer suggests that Aunt May and Uncle Ob's home was a rusty trailer. This implies that their living conditions were not luxurious or extravagant. Instead, they resided in a humble and modest dwelling, possibly indicating a lack of financial resources.

    Rate this question:

  • 3. 

    Once Summer spent the night in her new home, she thought it was 

    • A.

      Paradise

    • B.

      Horrible

    • C.

      Like a prison

    Correct Answer
    A. Paradise
    Explanation
    Summer's positive perception of her new home suggests that she found it to be a perfect and ideal place. The use of the word "paradise" implies that she experienced a sense of joy, contentment, and fulfillment in her new living arrangement. This indicates that she had a pleasant and enjoyable experience during her first night in her new home.

    Rate this question:

  • 4. 

    Where does this story mostly take place? ______ 

    • A.

      Cheyenne, Wyoming

    • B.

      Deep Water, West Virginia

    • C.

      Clearwater, Florida

    Correct Answer
    B. Deep Water, West Virginia
    Explanation
    This story mostly takes place in Deep Water, West Virginia.

    Rate this question:

  • 5. 

    Summer noticed that Ob and May ________. 

    • A.

      Did not like children.

    • B.

      Loved each other.

    • C.

      Were wealthy people.

    Correct Answer
    B. Loved each other.
    Explanation
    The given answer suggests that Summer noticed that Ob and May had a strong affection for each other. This implies that they had a deep emotional connection and cared deeply for one another.

    Rate this question:

  • 6. 

    Uncle Ob created artistic ________. 

    • A.

      Paintings

    • B.

      Sculptures

    • C.

      Whirligigs

    Correct Answer
    C. Whirligigs
    Explanation
    Uncle Ob created artistic whirligigs. Whirligigs are a type of kinetic sculpture that are designed to spin or move when exposed to wind or other sources of energy. They are often colorful and whimsical in nature, adding a playful and dynamic element to outdoor spaces. Uncle Ob's artistic creations likely brought joy and visual interest to the surroundings, showcasing his creativity and skill in crafting these unique and interactive sculptures.

    Rate this question:

  • 7. 

    May spent lots of time ______ 

    • A.

      Painting

    • B.

      Gardening

    • C.

      Sewing

    Correct Answer
    B. Gardening
    Explanation
    May spent lots of time gardening. This suggests that May enjoys and devotes a significant amount of time to taking care of plants and maintaining a garden. Gardening can be a fulfilling and time-consuming activity, involving tasks such as planting, weeding, watering, and tending to plants. May's dedication to gardening indicates a passion for nature and a desire to create and nurture a beautiful outdoor space.

    Rate this question:

  • 8. 

    Summer was surprised to learn that her classmates thought she was _______. 

    • A.

      Poorly dressed and dirty

    • B.

      Rich and bratty

    • C.

      Beautiful

    Correct Answer
    A. Poorly dressed and dirty
    Explanation
    Summer was surprised to learn that her classmates thought she was poorly dressed and dirty. This suggests that Summer's appearance did not meet their expectations, possibly due to her clothing choices or lack of cleanliness. The adjective "poorly dressed" implies that her clothes were not considered fashionable or well put together, while "dirty" suggests a lack of cleanliness. This perception by her classmates might have come as a surprise to Summer, indicating that she may have had a different perception of herself or believed that her appearance was not a significant factor in how others perceived her.

    Rate this question:

  • 9. 

    What did Summer think of Cletus when she first knew him? 

    • A.

      He was handsome

    • B.

      He was insane.

    • C.

      He was brilliant

    Correct Answer
    B. He was insane.
    Explanation
    Summer's initial impression of Cletus was that he was insane.

    Rate this question:

  • 10. 

    Cletus often carried around a ________. 

    • A.

      Suitcase

    • B.

      Calculator

    • C.

      Book

    Correct Answer
    A. Suitcase
    Explanation
    Cletus often carried around a suitcase.

    Rate this question:

  • 11. 

    Uncle Ob wanted Cletus to help him ______. 

    • A.

      Bury May

    • B.

      Get in touch with May

    • C.

      Paint a picture of May

    Correct Answer
    B. Get in touch with May
    Explanation
    Uncle Ob wanted Cletus to get in touch with May. This suggests that May is not currently accessible or reachable, and Uncle Ob wants Cletus to establish contact with her. The other options, such as burying May or painting a picture of her, do not imply the need for communication or contact.

    Rate this question:

  • 12. 

    Summer could tell that Cletus’ parents were _______. 

    • A.

      Shy and loving

    • B.

      Crazy

    • C.

      Grumpy and mean

    Correct Answer
    A. Shy and loving
    Explanation
    Based on the given information, Summer could tell that Cletus' parents were shy and loving. This suggests that their behavior and interactions with Cletus and others indicated a reserved or introverted nature, but also displayed affection and care towards their child.

    Rate this question:

  • 13. 

    At the end of the book, what did Uncle Ob, Cletus, and Summer put in Aunt May’s garden? Why do you think they did that? (3 points) 

Back to Top Back to top
Advertisement
×

Wait!
Here's an interesting quiz for you.

We have other quizzes matching your interest.