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Quiz Description: Try these multiple choice questions about the chapters we have so far read.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is the LATIN name for the Dark Library?

    • A.

      Dark Library

    • B.

      Biblioteka Obscura

    • C.

      Darkus Bookem

    • D.

      Volumus Darkem Roomus

    Correct Answer
    B. Biblioteka Obscura
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Biblioteka Obscura." In Latin, "Biblioteka" means library and "Obscura" means dark. Therefore, "Biblioteka Obscura" translates to "Dark Library" in Latin.

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  • 2. 

    What is the author's full name?

    • A.

      J. K. Rowling

    • B.

      J. R. R. Tolkien

    • C.

      Kenneth Oppel

    • D.

      Charles Dickens

    Correct Answer
    C. Kenneth Oppel
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Kenneth Oppel because the question asks for the author's full name, and Kenneth Oppel is the only option that provides a full name. J. K. Rowling, J. R. R. Tolkien, and Charles Dickens are all well-known authors, but their names are not complete since they only include initials and last names. Therefore, the correct answer is Kenneth Oppel.

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  • 3. 

    What was the first ingredient needed to make the Elixir of Life potion?

    • A.

      Blood from a vulture

    • B.

      The tears of a Lynx

    • C.

      Gas

    • D.

      Lichen from the Sturmwald

    Correct Answer
    D. Lichen from the Sturmwald
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Lichen from the Sturmwald. Lichen from the Sturmwald is the first ingredient needed to make the Elixir of Life potion. This implies that the other options, blood from a vulture, tears of a Lynx, and gas, are not the correct first ingredient for the potion.

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  • 4. 

    What was Polidori's first name?

    • A.

      Francis

    • B.

      Julius

    • C.

      John

    • D.

      Jacob

    Correct Answer
    B. Julius
    Explanation
    Polidori's first name was Julius.

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  • 5. 

    In what language and alphabet were the instructions for the Elixir potion written?

    • A.

      The Alphabet of the Magi

    • B.

      The Arabic alphabet

    • C.

      The Mayan alphabet

    • D.

      The Chinese Zodiac alphabet

    Correct Answer
    A. The Alphabet of the Magi
    Explanation
    The instructions for the Elixir potion were written in the Alphabet of the Magi. This alphabet is a system of writing that was used by the Magi, a group of priests and wise men in ancient Persia. It is believed to have been used for mystical and magical purposes, making it fitting for the instructions of a potion with supernatural properties.

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  • 6. 

    What was the name of the doctor who bled Konrad?

    • A.

      Dr. Murnau

    • B.

      Dr. Polidori

    • C.

      Dr. Bartonne

    • D.

      Dr. Frankenstein

    Correct Answer
    C. Dr. Bartonne
    Explanation
    Dr. Bartonne is the correct answer because he was the doctor who bled Konrad. The other options, Dr. Murnau, Dr. Polidori, and Dr. Frankenstein, are not mentioned in the question and do not have any relevance to the situation.

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  • 7. 

    Polidori gave Elizabeth, Henry and Victor a potion to prepare, which would give them ...

    • A.

      The vision of the lynx

    • B.

      The vision of the wolf

    • C.

      The vision of the dog

    • D.

      The vision of the vulture

    Correct Answer
    B. The vision of the wolf
    Explanation
    Polidori gave Elizabeth, Henry, and Victor a potion that would give them the vision of the wolf. This suggests that the potion had the power to enhance their senses and allow them to see the world through the eyes of a wolf. This could be a metaphorical representation of their ability to tap into their primal instincts and gain a deeper understanding of the natural world. The vision of the wolf may symbolize strength, intuition, and a connection to nature.

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  • 8. 

    What is a Lammergeier?

    • A.

      A griffin

    • B.

      An eagle

    • C.

      A bearded vulture

    • D.

      A wolf

    Correct Answer
    C. A bearded vulture
    Explanation
    A Lammergeier is also known as a bearded vulture. This bird is a species of vulture that is characterized by its unique appearance, with a tuft of feathers resembling a beard on its chin. It is not a griffin, an eagle, or a wolf, but rather a type of vulture found in mountainous regions of Europe, Asia, and Africa.

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  • 9. 

    How was Dr. Murnau going to treat Konrad?

    • A.

      By injecting medicine into his veins

    • B.

      By bleeding him

    • C.

      By giving him Tylenol

    • D.

      By doing surgery on his heart

    Correct Answer
    A. By injecting medicine into his veins
    Explanation
    Dr. Murnau was going to treat Konrad by injecting medicine into his veins. This method of treatment involves directly delivering medication into the bloodstream through the veins, allowing for a quick and efficient distribution throughout the body. It is a common and effective way to administer various types of medications, as it ensures that the medication reaches the target areas and begins to take effect promptly.

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  • 10. 

    Who had a fear of heights in the Sturmwald?

    • A.

      Victor

    • B.

      Krake

    • C.

      Elizabeth

    • D.

      Henry

    Correct Answer
    D. Henry
    Explanation
    Henry had a fear of heights in the Sturmwald.

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  • 11. 

    How many Lammergeiers were in the tree in the Sturmwald?

    • A.

      Three

    • B.

      Four

    • C.

      Two

    • D.

      One

    Correct Answer
    A. Three
    Explanation
    The question asks about the number of Lammergeiers in the tree in the Sturmwald. The answer is "Three" because it is stated in the question.

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  • 12. 

    How did they get the vial of Lichen scrapings delivered to Polidori?

    • A.

      Polidori was waiting at the bottom of the tall tree for them.

    • B.

      The vultures were messengers. They carried the vial to Polidori.

    • C.

      Krake had followed them to the Sturmwald. He carried a pouch on his neck.

    • D.

      Victor sent it by mail.

    Correct Answer
    C. Krake had followed them to the Sturmwald. He carried a pouch on his neck.
    Explanation
    Krake had followed them to the Sturmwald and carried a pouch on his neck. This suggests that Krake was able to obtain the vial of Lichen scrapings and deliver it to Polidori.

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  • 13. 

    Apart from better vision, what else did the potion make Victor feel?

    • A.

      Animalistic passion for Elizabeth

    • B.

      Hatred for Konrad

    • C.

      Hatred for Henry

    • D.

      Animalistic passion for Henry

    Correct Answer
    A. Animalistic passion for Elizabeth
    Explanation
    The potion made Victor feel an animalistic passion for Elizabeth.

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  • 14. 

    What does Victor realize at the end of chapter 7?

    • A.

      He realizes he can cure Konrad himself.

    • B.

      He realizes he missed dinner.

    • C.

      He realizes he is in love with Elizabeth.

    • D.

      He realizes he is in love with Maria, the housekeeper.

    Correct Answer
    C. He realizes he is in love with Elizabeth.
    Explanation
    In the given question, the correct answer is "He realizes he is in love with Elizabeth." This is evident from the context of the question where it is mentioned that Victor realizes something at the end of chapter 7. The other options provided in the question, such as curing Konrad himself, missing dinner, or being in love with Maria the housekeeper, are not supported by any information given in the question. Therefore, the only logical and supported answer is that Victor realizes he is in love with Elizabeth.

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  • 15. 

    What is a Gnathostomatus?

    • A.

      It is a kind of potion.

    • B.

      It is another name for a bearded vulture.

    • C.

      It is a snake.

    • D.

      It is a vertebrate with jaws. A jawed creature.

    Correct Answer
    D. It is a vertebrate with jaws. A jawed creature.
    Explanation
    Gnathostomatus refers to a vertebrate with jaws. This term is used to describe creatures that have a hinged structure in their mouths, allowing them to open and close their jaws. This characteristic is significant as it distinguishes them from other animals, such as lampreys and hagfish, which are jawless. The presence of jaws is a crucial evolutionary adaptation that enables gnathostomatus to effectively bite, chew, and consume a wide variety of food sources.

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  • 16. 

    What does Lazarus taxon mean?

    • A.

      It is the name given to a species that was once thought to be extinct.

    • B.

      It is a kind of fish.

    • C.

      It is the name given to a species that is extinct.

    • D.

      It is a dinosaur.

    Correct Answer
    A. It is the name given to a species that was once thought to be extinct.
    Explanation
    Lazarus taxon refers to a species that was previously believed to be extinct but is later rediscovered. The term is derived from the biblical story of Lazarus, who was resurrected from the dead. In the context of biology, it signifies the "resurrection" of a species that was considered extinct.

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  • 17. 

    What is a coelacanth?

    • A.

      A kind of tuna, red and green in colour.

    • B.

      A blue fish with many fins.

    • C.

      A blue fish with no fins.

    • D.

      A fin with no fish attached.

    Correct Answer
    B. A blue fish with many fins.
    Explanation
    A coelacanth is a blue fish with many fins. The coelacanth is a prehistoric fish that was thought to be extinct until it was rediscovered in the 20th century. It has a distinctive blue color and is known for its unique fins, which are more like limbs and have jointed bones. These fins are used for stability and maneuverability in the water. The coelacanth is a fascinating and rare creature that provides valuable insights into the evolution of fish.

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  • 18. 

    How big can a coelacanth grow up to (in feet)?

    • A.

      Six

    • B.

      Eight

    • C.

      Twelve

    • D.

      Fifty

    Correct Answer
    A. Six
    Explanation
    Coelacanths can grow up to six feet in length.

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  • 19. 

    Why does Victor call himself a thief?

    • A.

      He stole some pudding.

    • B.

      He stole some money.

    • C.

      He stole a note from Elizabeth intended for Konrad.

    • D.

      He stole Elizabeth.

    Correct Answer
    C. He stole a note from Elizabeth intended for Konrad.
    Explanation
    Victor calls himself a thief because he stole a note from Elizabeth that was intended for Konrad. This suggests that Victor took something that did not belong to him, indicating his dishonest behavior and justifying his self-proclaimed label as a thief.

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  • 20. 

    How did Victor know he'd been busted after his midnight kiss with Elizabeth disguising himself as Konrad?

    • A.

      He left his handkerchief with the letters V.F. with her.

    • B.

      He told her it was really him.

    • C.

      She recognized him.

    • D.

      He signed a note with his own name.

    Correct Answer
    A. He left his handkerchief with the letters V.F. with her.
    Explanation
    Victor knew he had been busted after his midnight kiss with Elizabeth disguising himself as Konrad because he left his handkerchief with the letters V.F. with her. This act of leaving behind his personal item with his initials on it was a clear indication that he had been present and it was not actually Konrad.

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