How Well Do You Know John Green?

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John Green is an American author and YouTube video blogger. He is best known for his novels "Looking for Alaska," "The Fault in Our Stars," and "Paper Towns," all of which are critically acclaimed and widely successful. Aside from being a novelist, Green is also known for his YouTube videos, where he shares educational videos. Are you a fan of John Green? Take this quiz to see how much you know about him!


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  • 1. 

    In which state was John Green born?

    • A.

      Wisconsin

    • B.

      Ohio

    • C.

      Virginia

    • D.

      Indiana

    Correct Answer
    D. Indiana
    Explanation
    John Green was born in Indiana.

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  • 2. 

    Which college did John Green attend?

    • A.

      Ohio Wesleyan University

    • B.

      Kenyon College

    • C.

      University of Findlay

    • D.

      Ohio University

    Correct Answer
    B. Kenyon College
    Explanation
    John Green attended Kenyon College.

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  • 3. 

    John Green graduated with a double major in English and _______________.

    • A.

      Modern Art

    • B.

      Religious Studies

    • C.

      World History

    • D.

      Contemporary Literature

    Correct Answer
    B. Religious Studies
    Explanation
    John Green graduated with a double major in English and Religious Studies. This suggests that he pursued a comprehensive education in both literature and the study of religion. This combination of majors may indicate that John had a strong interest in exploring the intersection of literature and religious themes, or that he desired a well-rounded understanding of both subjects.

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  • 4. 

    What did John Green initially intend to become?

    • A.

      A priest

    • B.

      A journalist

    • C.

      A therapist

    • D.

      A teacher

    Correct Answer
    A. A priest
    Explanation
    John Green initially intended to become a priest.

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  • 5. 

    What was John Green's debut novel?

    • A.

      The Fault in Our Stars

    • B.

      An Abundance of Katherines

    • C.

      Looking for Alaska

    • D.

      Paper Towns

    Correct Answer
    C. Looking for Alaska
    Explanation
    John Green's debut novel was "Looking for Alaska."

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  • 6. 

    What is the name of John Green's YouTube channel that he started with his brother?

    • A.

      BrotherVlog

    • B.

      VlogBrothers

    • C.

      GreenVlog

    • D.

      VlogBros

    Correct Answer
    B. VlogBrothers
    Explanation
    John Green's YouTube channel that he started with his brother is called VlogBrothers.

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  • 7. 

    Which Shakespeare play is the title of "The Fault in Our Stars" (2012) inspired by?

    • A.

      The Taming of the Shrew

    • B.

      Richard III

    • C.

      Julius Caesar

    • D.

      Henry V

    Correct Answer
    C. Julius Caesar
    Explanation
    "The Fault in Our Stars" is inspired by Shakespeare's play "Julius Caesar." This can be inferred from the title itself, as it references a line from the play. Additionally, the themes of love, tragedy, and mortality explored in "The Fault in Our Stars" are also present in "Julius Caesar." The connection between the two works suggests that the author of "The Fault in Our Stars" drew inspiration from Shakespeare's play when crafting their own story.

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  • 8. 

    When Green lived in Chicago, which book review journal did he work for?

    • A.

      Booklist

    • B.

      Publisher's Weekly

    • C.

      Kirkus Reviews

    • D.

      ForeWord Reviews

    Correct Answer
    A. Booklist
    Explanation
    Green worked for Booklist when he lived in Chicago.

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  • 9. 

    What is the name of the protagonist in Green's "Paper Towns" (2008)?

    • A.

      Margo

    • B.

      Ben

    • C.

      Quentin

    • D.

      Marcus

    Correct Answer
    C. Quentin
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Quentin. Quentin is the protagonist in Green's "Paper Towns" (2008).

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  • 10. 

    What is the name of John Green's wife?

    • A.

      Katherine

    • B.

      Sarah

    • C.

      Sydney

    • D.

      Megan

    Correct Answer
    B. Sarah
    Explanation
    John Green's wife's name is Sarah.

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