World Book Day Quiz

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World Book Day Quiz

Take this quiz to win a FREE book! This year for World Book Day, The Badger are giving away a free copy of Clarice, a psychedelic coming of age story by Sussex student and writer, Imogen Radwan. For your chance to win, complete the quiz and screenshot your result to thebadger. [email protected] Com by the 12th March 4PM.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which acclaimed author and writer graduated from Sussex University in the year 1970?
  • 2. 
    Approximately, how many books does one tree make?
    • A. 

      60

    • B. 

      62

    • C. 

      64

    • D. 

      70

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Teeny Ted from Turnip Town

    • B. 

      A Story of an Hour

    • C. 

      Ulysses

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Which famous author also wrote the 1990s children show ‘Clarissa explains it all.'?
  • 5. 
    Which of these cult classics are originally based on a book?
    • A. 

      Pulp Fiction

    • B. 

      The Room

    • C. 

      The Graduate

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    “I solemnly swear I am up to no good.” Where does this line come from?
  • 7. 
    Which renowned World War One Poet died a week before Armistice Day, 1918?
  • 8. 
    In what year was World Book Day first celebrated?
    • A. 

      1998

    • B. 

      1995

    • C. 

      1997

    • D. 

      1996

  • 9. 
    Which Irish novelist and playwright was imprisoned in 1895 on charges of 'sodomy and gross indecency with men'?
  • 10. 
    Eric Arthur Blair is the real name of which famous 20th century author?
    • A. 

      Virginia Woolf

    • B. 

      Ernest Hemingway

    • C. 

      George Orwell

    • D. 

      E.E. Cummings