Quiz Over Genre Fiction

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  • 1. 
    In which category does the following excerpt belong:  "Jack feels lost and alone at boarding school until he meets a boy names Early. When they embark on a quest to track down a great black bear, will these two boys find more than they bargained for?"
    • A. 

      Historical Fiction

    • B. 

      Realistic Fiction

    • C. 

      Science Fiction

    • D. 

      Fantasy

  • 2. 
    Fantasy fiction has all of the following characteristics, EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Magical elements

    • B. 

      Nonexistent worlds

    • C. 

      Objects or people with super powers

    • D. 

      Real places from history

  • 3. 
    An example of historical fiction might be:
    • A. 

      Diary of a Wimpy Kid

    • B. 

      Hunger Games

    • C. 

      Eragon

    • D. 

      "I Survived the War of 1912"

  • 4. 
    Mystery is a subgenre of science fiction
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Science fiction has all of the following characteristics, EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Plot could actually happen

    • B. 

      Set in the future

    • C. 

      Sometimes a utopia or dystopia

    • D. 

      Might involve outer space or time travel

  • 6. 
    Historical fiction has all of the following characteristics, EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Characters are sometimes real people

    • B. 

      Might involve real events

    • C. 

      Might involve real places

    • D. 

      Set in the present

  • 7. 
    A subgenre of science fiction would be _______________ fiction.
  • 8. 
    Realistic fiction has all of the following characteristics, EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Could have talking animals

    • B. 

      Contains realistic people

    • C. 

      Takes place in the present

    • D. 

      Could happen in real life

  • 9. 
    Fiction can be divided into four main genres:
    • A. 

      Realistic, historical, dystopian, fantasy

    • B. 

      Realistic, historical, science, fantasy

    • C. 

      Adventure, mystery, science, fantasy

    • D. 

      Realistic, mystery, adventure, dystopian

  • 10. 
    Fiction can be defined as:
    • A. 

      Literature based on cold, hard facts

    • B. 

      Stuff about stuff

    • C. 

      Literature about imaginary places, people, or events

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 11. 
    Literary genres can be defined as:
    • A. 

      Books

    • B. 

      Categories of literature

    • C. 

      Movies that were turned into books

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 12. 
    Nonfiction is literature based on cold, hard facts.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The Joyful Decision, Decision Number 5, is about making the choice to be happy and appreciative each and every day.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Check the box beside the best explanation for Decision #1 - The Buck Stops Here.
    • A. 

      It is my responsibility to take care of myself, my school assignments, and my day to day life.

    • B. 

      It is up to my family to take care of all my problems.

    • C. 

      A deer will stop in front of my locker each day.

    • D. 

      It is Mrs. McGlaun's job to tell me when I haven't turned in an assignment that I knew was already due.

  • 15. 
    Outside Reading Requirements count for what percentage of your overall grade?
    • A. 

      50%

    • B. 

      30%

    • C. 

      20%

    • D. 

      10%

  • 16. 
    A story titled "The Day the Aliens Attacked" would most likely belong in which genre?
    • A. 

      Realistic fiction

    • B. 

      Science fiction

    • C. 

      Historical fiction

    • D. 

      Fantasy

  • 17. 
    A story titled "Through the Mirror and Into Narnia" would most likely belong to which genre?
    • A. 

      Realistic fiction

    • B. 

      Science fiction

    • C. 

      Fantasy

    • D. 

      Historical fiction