Let's Learn More About Helen Keller Quiz

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  • 1. 

    How did Helen go blind and deaf?

    • A.

      An Accident

    • B.

      Born that way

    • C.

      A sickness

    • D.

      Reading too much

    Correct Answer
    C. A sickness
    Explanation
    Helen Keller went blind and deaf due to a sickness. This implies that she was not born blind and deaf, nor did she become so through an accident or excessive reading. It suggests that Helen's loss of sight and hearing was a result of an illness or disease that affected her senses.

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  • 2. 

    Who was Helens teacher?

    • A.

      Anne Shirley

    • B.

      Annie Sullivan

    • C.

      Anne Frank

    • D.

      Polly Anna

    Correct Answer
    B. Annie Sullivan
    Explanation
    Annie Sullivan was Helen's teacher. Annie Sullivan is famously known for being the teacher and mentor of Helen Keller, an American author, lecturer, and political activist who was deaf and blind. Sullivan's dedicated efforts to teach Keller how to communicate and understand the world around her played a crucial role in Keller's remarkable achievements and her ability to overcome her disabilities.

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  • 3. 

    What was the first word Annie taught Helen?

    • A.

      Bear

    • B.

      Grass

    • C.

      Doll

    • D.

      Book

    Correct Answer
    C. Doll
    Explanation
    Annie taught Helen the word "doll" as her first word. This is significant because dolls are often used as toys for young children, and learning the word for "doll" would have allowed Helen to communicate and play with dolls like other children her age. It also suggests that Annie may have used dolls as a teaching tool to help Helen understand language and communication.

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  • 4. 

    Helen Never went to college.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement states that Helen never went to college. The correct answer is False because it contradicts the statement. This means that Helen did go to college.

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  • 5. 

    Helen Keller had a baby ___________.  She pushed over her crib.

    Correct Answer
    sister
    Explanation
    The given correct answer for this question is "sister". This answer is correct because the sentence states that Helen Keller had a baby and then mentions that she pushed over her crib. Since a baby cannot push over their own crib, it implies that someone else did it. The most logical explanation is that Helen Keller's sister pushed over the crib.

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  • 6. 

    Helen could speak very clearly.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement says "Helen could speak very clearly." The word "very" implies that Helen had a high level of clarity in her speech. Therefore, the correct answer is False, indicating that Helen could not speak very clearly.

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  • 7. 

    When Helen grew up, what did she do as a job?

    • A.

      Teacher

    • B.

      Writer

    • C.

      Doctor

    • D.

      Lawyer

    Correct Answer
    B. Writer
    Explanation
    The question is asking about Helen's job when she grew up. The correct answer is "Writer" because it implies that Helen pursued a career in writing.

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  • 8. 

    What things did Helen do to help the blind/deaf community?

    • A.

      Gave speeches

    • B.

      Watched movies about them

    • C.

      Visited people

    • D.

      Traveled to other countries

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Gave speeches
    C. Visited people
    D. Traveled to other countries
    Explanation
    Helen Keller helped the blind/deaf community by giving speeches, visiting people, and traveling to other countries. By giving speeches, she raised awareness about the challenges faced by the blind and deaf, advocating for their rights and inclusion in society. Visiting people allowed her to directly interact with individuals in the community, providing support and inspiration. Traveling to other countries expanded her reach and allowed her to share her experiences and knowledge with a global audience, further promoting understanding and empathy for the blind/deaf community.

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  • 9. 

    Helen would often have tantrums or throw fits when she was a child because she could not communicate with others.  

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Helen's tantrums or fits were a result of her inability to communicate with others during her childhood. This suggests that the statement is true.

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  • 10. 

    How did Helen learn to communicate?

    • A.

      A teacher taught her sign language.

    • B.

      She taught herself.

    • C.

      She went to a special school.

    • D.

      She never learned to speak.

    Correct Answer
    A. A teacher taught her sign language.
    Explanation
    Helen learned to communicate through sign language because a teacher taught her. This implies that Helen did not teach herself or go to a special school to learn how to communicate. Additionally, the statement "She never learned to speak" suggests that sign language was her primary mode of communication.

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