Night Of The Twisters- Final Exam

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Night Of The Twisters Quizzes & Trivia

Do your best. You may use your book.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is not a main character?
    • A. 

      Arthur

    • B. 

      Dan

    • C. 

      Stacey

    • D. 

      Mom

  • 2. 
    Which of the following best describes the setting of the story?
    • A. 

      1980's

    • B. 

      1990's, Grand Island, Nebraska,

    • C. 

      1980's, Grand Island, Nebraska

    • D. 

      Nebraska

  • 3. 
    Dan brother was extraordinarily fond of his little brother at the beginning of the story.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    June 4th, the NIght of the Twisters, would be considered a red letter day.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Arthur's sisters were all named after ____________________.
    • A. 

      Comic book characters

    • B. 

      Relatives

    • C. 

      Characters in romance novels.

  • 6. 
    Mrs. Hatch left the boys alone to go check on Mrs. Smiley.  Why wasn't Dan scared at first?   (8 o'clock)
    • A. 

      He was watching tv and didn't care

    • B. 

      He didn't hear mom tell them of the storm

    • C. 

      He had been through dozens of tornado warnings in his lifetime and it was never a big deal.

  • 7. 
    Which of the following best describes the main conflict in the story Night of the Twisters?
    • A. 

      Dan Hatch despises his little brother Ryan

    • B. 

      Several tornadoes have hit the town of Grand Island, Nebraska

    • C. 

      Dan and Arthur are stuck in the basement of Dan's house and can't get out.

  • 8. 
    Which of the following does not describe Dan Hatch?
    • A. 

      He was an only child until Ryan and has a hard time accepting the changes his brother has brought to the house

    • B. 

      Dan has a crush on Ronnie Vae

    • C. 

      Dan is a loyal and faithful friend to Arthur

  • 9. 
    Which of the following best describes Arthurs personality?
    • A. 

      He is a husky boy

    • B. 

      He has six sisters

    • C. 

      He is a loving son and a good friend

  • 10. 
    Which of the following best describes Stacey's character 
    • A. 

      Motherly

    • B. 

      Bossy

    • C. 

      Friendly

  • 11. 
    Would it be a good thing or bad thing to know about a black or red day ahead of time?  Explain your answer in detail.
  • 12. 
    How did Dan's feelings about Ryan change from the beginning of the story to the end?  Cite examples from your story.
  • 13. 
    How do you think this experience has changed Arthur and Dan's friendship?  Use the information provided in the story to support your answer.
  • 14. 
    How did Dan feel about Stacey?  Cite examples from the story.  Do you think his feeling about her changed at the end of the story?  How so?
  • 15. 
    As you know, Ms. Smiley died of natural causes at the end of the story.  Pretend you are Dan or Arthur and write a eulogy (speech in honor of the deceased) about Mrs. Smiley that would be read at her funeral. 
  • 16. 
    Imagine you are Dan Hatch.  What would you have done differently than Dan?
  • 17. 
    Give your honest opinion on this book.  Did you like it?  Dislike it?  What changes would you suggest the author make?