Trivia Quiz: Drama Film Dead Poets' Society

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Trivia Quiz: Drama Film Dead Poets

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The scene takes place in ...
    • A. 

      1859

    • B. 

      1959

    • C. 

      1981

  • 2. 
    Who is the new teacher?
    • A. 

      Mr. Portius

    • B. 

      Mr. Perry

    • C. 

      Mr. Keating

  • 3. 
    Who is the shy student?
    • A. 

      Neil Perry

    • B. 

      Todd Anderson

    • C. 

      Knox Overstreet

  • 4. 
    Who is Todd Anderson's roommate?
    • A. 

      Charlie Dalton

    • B. 

      Stephen Meeks

    • C. 

      Neil Perry

  • 5. 
    Mr. Keating used to teach in a famous school in ...
    • A. 

      Paris

    • B. 

      New York City

    • C. 

      London

  • 6. 
    Where did Mr. Keating graduate from?
    • A. 

      Eton

    • B. 

      Welton Academy

    • C. 

      Oxford

  • 7. 
    "Captain my Captain" is a poem by the famous American poet Walt Whitman. Who does it refer to?
    • A. 

      President Abraham Lincoln

    • B. 

      President Andrew Johnson

    • C. 

      President Thomas Jefferson

  • 8. 
    Mr. Perry wants his son Neil to become a ...
    • A. 

      Lawyer

    • B. 

      Banker

    • C. 

      Doctor

  • 9. 
    Neil is the assistant editor of the school ...
    • A. 

      Newspaper

    • B. 

      Year book

    • C. 

      Magazine

  • 10. 
    Mr. Perry thinks Neil has too many extracurricular activities and wants him to ...
    • A. 

      Keep being active

    • B. 

      Drop the school annual this year

    • C. 

      Have no more extracurricular activities until he finishes school

  • 11. 
    Mr. Keating teaches his students to think for themselves and make their lives ...
    • A. 

      Different

    • B. 

      Extraordinary

    • C. 

      Beautiful

  • 12. 
    Mr. Keating teaches ...
    • A. 

      Translation

    • B. 

      English

    • C. 

      Poetry

  • 13. 
    What is the English equivalent of the following Latin phrase: Carpe Diem
    • A. 

      Make your life extraordinary

    • B. 

      Be yourself

    • C. 

      Seize the day

  • 14. 
    Mr. Keating used to be part of a secret club when he was a student at Welton. What is the name of this secret club?
    • A. 

      Poetry Club

    • B. 

      Literature Society

    • C. 

      Dead Poets' Society

  • 15. 
    What did Mr. Keating and his classmates use to do during these club meetings?
    • A. 

      They read poems from famous poets

    • B. 

      They sang

    • C. 

      They had fun playing games

  • 16. 
    Who decides to recreate this secret society?
    • A. 

      Charlie Dalton

    • B. 

      Stephen Meeks

    • C. 

      Neil Perry

  • 17. 
    Who decides to slip an article in the school paper asking for girls to be accepted in Welton?
    • A. 

      Neil Perry

    • B. 

      Todd Anderson

    • C. 

      Charlie Dalton

  • 18. 
    Neil Perry loves acting and is thrilled when he got the main part. He decides to ....
    • A. 

      Ask his father to write to Mr. Nolan in order to let him act in the play

    • B. 

      Ask Mr. Keating to talk to his father in order to convince him to let him act in the play

    • C. 

      Forge a letter and write it on behalf of his father giving him permission to act

  • 19. 
    Mr. Nolan is furious when to his great astonishment he discovers the printed article that has been slipped in the school paper. He ...
    • A. 

      Summons the students and staff to a meeting

    • B. 

      Doens't pay attention to this article

    • C. 

      Decides to allow girls to be admitted at Welton

  • 20. 
    Mr. Nolan advises the culprit (guilty person) to acknolowdge his fault so as to avoid expulsion from the school. Therefore, Charlie ...
    • A. 

      Decides not to confess

    • B. 

      Lies and blames somebody else

    • C. 

      Admits having slipped the article in the school paper

  • 21. 
    When Mr. Perry learns about his son's being involved in a play, he ...
    • A. 

      Believes there must be a mistake and is sure Neil does not act in a play

    • B. 

      Says he already knows about it and encourages his son's talent

    • C. 

      Replies that he first dispproved but then changed his mind

  • 22. 
    Mr. Perry blames somebody for Neil's interest in drama and acting. Who does he blame?
    • A. 

      He blames his classmates and thinks that Neil was influnced by them

    • B. 

      He blames Mr. Portius, the headmaster

    • C. 

      He blames Mr. Keating because he believes he put him up to this absurd acting business

  • 23. 
    After the show which was a hit, Mr. Perry picks his son up and they go home. He tells him that he has decided to enroll him at a military school so as to become a doctor as he has already planned for him. Neil ...
    • A. 

      Immediately obeys

    • B. 

      Disapproves but he cannot speak his mind out

    • C. 

      Is happy because his father wants to secure his future

  • 24. 
    After Neil's death, Mr. Portius decides to ....
    • A. 

      Forbid extracurricular activities

    • B. 

      Conduct a thorough inquiry

    • C. 

      Discourage students from having high hopes

  • 25. 
    Cameron decides to abide by the rules and confess everything about the Dead Poets' Society and blames Mr. Keating for Neil's death. His clasmates, and especially Charlie ...
    • A. 

      Are outraged by his behavior and think Cameron is a "fink"

    • B. 

      Agree and believe they should do the same to avoid being expelled from school

    • C. 

      Agree and think they should try to devise a strategy to get away with it