The Slumdog Millionaire Quiz - Have You Read The Novel?

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The Slumdog Millionaire Quiz - Have You Read The Novel?

'Slumdog Millionaire' or Q & A was published in 2005 and is the first novel of Indian diplomat Vikas Swarup. It tells the rags to riches story of Ram Mohammad Thomas, a young waiter who becomes the biggest quiz show winner in history, only to be arrested and jailed on accusations that he cheated. Having read the novel 'Slumdog Millionaire' you will find it easy to answer the following 10 questions on its content.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What two religions are represented by the main character's first names?
    • A. 

      Hindu and Christian

    • B. 

      Christian and Muslim

    • C. 

      Hindu and Muslim

  • 2. 
    Who is Salim?
    • A. 

      Ram's brother.

    • B. 

      Ram's friend.

    • C. 

      Ram's uncle.

  • 3. 
    What is a chawl?
    • A. 

      A cheap Indian meal.

    • B. 

      A cheap tenement.

    • C. 

      A cheap garment.

  • 4. 
    Why did Ram join the quiz show?
    • A. 

      To take revenge.

    • B. 

      To win a furtune.

    • C. 

      To find Nita.

  • 5. 
    What happened to the children at Maman's juvenile home?
    • A. 

      They were punished for their previous crimes.

    • B. 

      They were turned into good humans.

    • C. 

      They were mistreated and maimed.

  • 6. 
    How did Ram make a living while staying in Arag?
    • A. 

      Working as a tour guide.

    • B. 

      Working as a live-in servant.

    • C. 

      Working as a waiter.

  • 7. 
    Who taught Ram to speak English?
    • A. 

      Father Timothy

    • B. 

      Mr Chatterjee

  • 8. 
    Where did Ram fall in love with his future wife?
    • A. 

      In the brothel.

    • B. 

      In the train.

  • 9. 
    What animal was Pluto?
    • A. 

      A cat.

    • B. 

      A dog.

  • 10. 
    In the story 'flashing red lights' are mentioned repeatedly. They refer to
    • A. 

      Lights in the TV studio.

    • B. 

      Lights of a police car.

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