The Spiderwick Cronicles: Lucinda's Secret

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The Spiderwick Cronicles: Lucindas Secret - Quiz

This quiz is designed around the book the Spiderwick Cronicles: Lucinda's Secret to all those people who have read it test your knowledge with it. It will help you know how much you can actually remember and that you comprehended from the book.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Why does Jared turn his cloths inside out, at the begining of the book?

    • A.

      He wants to look cool

    • B.

      It protects him

    • C.

      It will make Thimbletack like him

    • D.

      It is the best way to get his mom to go see his aunt

    Correct Answer
    B. It protects him
    Explanation
    Jared turns his clothes inside out at the beginning of the book because it protects him. The explanation behind this action is not explicitly mentioned in the question, but it can be inferred that Jared believes turning his clothes inside out offers some form of protection. This could be from potential harm or negative energy, as some superstitions suggest that reversing clothing can ward off evil spirits or bad luck. By turning his clothes inside out, Jared may feel safer or more secure in some way.

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  • 2. 

    What was wrong with the water?

    • A.

      It was dirty

    • B.

      It felt sticky in his mouth

    • C.

      It tasted horrable

    • D.

      It burned his mouth

    • E.

      It put his mouth on fire

    Correct Answer
    D. It burned his mouth
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "It burned his mouth". This suggests that there was something in the water that caused a burning sensation when it came into contact with the person's mouth. It could be due to the presence of a chemical or a high temperature of the water.

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  • 3. 

    Why does Mal want to get rid of the guide?

    • A.

      Because it brought nothing but trouble

    • B.

      Because it had too much informtaion

    • C.

      Because it was not theirs

    • D.

      Because it was worth a lot of money

    Correct Answer
    A. Because it brought nothing but trouble
    Explanation
    Mal wants to get rid of the guide because it brought nothing but trouble. This suggests that the guide has caused problems or difficulties for Mal, possibly leading to negative consequences or undesirable situations. It implies that keeping the guide would only bring more trouble, so Mal wants to remove it from their possession.

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  • 4. 

    Why does Jared want to keep the book?

    • A.

      It has tons of information about the things around them

    • B.

      It was his

    • C.

      It costs a lot of money

    • D.

      There is a mystery in it

    Correct Answer
    A. It has tons of information about the things around them
    Explanation
    Jared wants to keep the book because it contains a wealth of information about the things around them. This suggests that the book is valuable to Jared as a source of knowledge and learning.

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  • 5. 

    Why do they want to see aunt Lucinda?

    • A.

      They want to just say hi and visit

    • B.

      They need to ask her about the house

    • C.

      They need to ask her about the goblins

    • D.

      They need to ask her why the guide is important

    Correct Answer
    D. They need to ask her why the guide is important
    Explanation
    They want to see aunt Lucinda because they need to ask her why the guide is important.

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  • 6. 

    Why does Lucinda not want to eat the cookies?

    • A.

      Because they are bad for her

    • B.

      Because she is very old

    • C.

      Because they will taste bad to her

    • D.

      Because she likes different cookies

    Correct Answer
    C. Because they will taste bad to her
    Explanation
    Lucinda does not want to eat the cookies because they will taste bad to her. This suggests that Lucinda has a preference for certain flavors or has a specific taste preference that the cookies do not meet. It implies that she does not enjoy the taste of these particular cookies and therefore chooses not to eat them.

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  • 7. 

    Why does Lucinda say that they need to get out of the house?

    • A.

      Because the house is so old it will break

    • B.

      Because the goblins will try to get them

    • C.

      Because the fairies will take them away

    Correct Answer
    B. Because the goblins will try to get them
    Explanation
    Lucinda says they need to get out of the house because the goblins will try to get them. This suggests that the presence of goblins in the house poses a threat to their safety. It implies that the goblins are dangerous and could potentially harm or capture them if they stay inside the house.

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  • 8. 

    Why would the cookies taste bad to Lucinda?

    • A.

      Because she has not eaten sweets for a long time

    • B.

      Because the food the fairies gave her made everything taste like ash

    • C.

      Becasue there was a spell on her

    • D.

      Because the goblins made her eat something that was bad

    Correct Answer
    B. Because the food the fairies gave her made everything taste like ash
    Explanation
    The correct answer is because the food the fairies gave her made everything taste like ash. This means that Lucinda's sense of taste has been altered by the food given to her by the fairies, causing everything to taste unpleasant.

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  • 9. 

    Who did Jared think took the book?

    • A.

      Simon

    • B.

      His mom

    • C.

      Mallory

    • D.

      Thumbletack

    Correct Answer
    C. Mallory
    Explanation
    Jared thought Mallory took the book because she was the only person mentioned in the options who could have potentially taken it. The other options, Simon, his mom, and Thimbletack, were not mentioned in the question as potential suspects. Therefore, based on the given options, Mallory seemed to be the most likely choice for Jared's suspicion.

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  • 10. 

    Who really took the book?

    • A.

      The goblins

    • B.

      The troll

    • C.

      The house brownie

    • D.

      The sprites

    Correct Answer
    C. The house brownie
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The house brownie because in folklore, a house brownie is a mythical creature that is known for taking things, including books, as a form of mischief. Unlike goblins, trolls, and sprites, house brownies are specifically associated with homes and are often described as helpful but mischievous creatures. Therefore, it is likely that the house brownie took the book in this scenario.

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  • 11. 

    Why do the children go into Aurther's library?

    • A.

      They are looking for the book

    • B.

      They are looking for Thumbletack

    • C.

      They need to find a map

    • D.

      They want to know what happened to Aurther Spiderwick

    Correct Answer
    A. They are looking for the book
    Explanation
    The children go into Aurther's library because they are looking for a specific book.

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  • 12. 

    What does Mallory find?

    • A.

      The guide

    • B.

      A book on fairies

    • C.

      Simon's mice

    • D.

      A bunch of old maps

    Correct Answer
    D. A bunch of old maps
    Explanation
    Mallory finds a bunch of old maps.

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  • 13. 

    Why do they want to follow the maps?

    • A.

      They will lead to a hidden treasure

    • B.

      They might lead to Aurther Spiderwick

    • C.

      They will lead to the guide

    • D.

      They just want to follow the map for fun

    Correct Answer
    B. They might lead to Aurther Spiderwick
    Explanation
    The reason why they want to follow the maps is because they believe that the maps might lead them to Aurther Spiderwick.

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  • 14. 

    Why does Simon keep a walking in circles?

    • A.

      There are magical beings in the ground making the ground move

    • B.

      The kids are tricked by fairies

    • C.

      Simon does not know how to read a map

    • D.

      They get lost

    Correct Answer
    B. The kids are tricked by fairies
    Explanation
    The given answer suggests that Simon keeps walking in circles because the kids are tricked by fairies. This implies that the fairies are intentionally misleading the kids by creating an illusion or using their magical powers to confuse them and make them walk in circles instead of finding their way. This explanation aligns with the idea of magical beings being involved and provides a plausible reason for Simon's behavior.

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  • 15. 

    Why does Jared tell them to turn their cloths inside out?

    • A.

      It looks cooler that way

    • B.

      It will keep them warm

    • C.

      It will keep them cool

    • D.

      It will protect them

    Correct Answer
    D. It will protect them
    Explanation
    Jared tells them to turn their clothes inside out because it will protect them. This suggests that there may be some potential danger or threat that they need protection from. By turning their clothes inside out, they may be able to camouflage themselves or make it harder for the threat to identify them. This action could potentially provide an extra layer of safety or security for the individuals involved.

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  • 16. 

    What was the pooka?

    • A.

      It was a rabit monster

    • B.

      It was a troll

    • C.

      It could change shapes

    • D.

      It was a elf

    Correct Answer
    C. It could change shapes
    Explanation
    The pooka was a mythical creature that had the ability to change shapes. This means that it could transform into different forms or appearances, making it a shapeshifter. The other options mentioned, such as being a rabbit monster, a troll, or an elf, do not accurately describe the pooka's characteristic of shape-changing.

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  • 17. 

    What things trap the kids in the forest?

    • A.

      Elves

    • B.

      Trolls

    • C.

      Fairies

    • D.

      Goblins

    Correct Answer
    A. Elves
    Explanation
    Elves are known for their mischievous nature and their ability to lure unsuspecting children into their realm. They often use their enchanting powers to create illusions and traps that can easily capture and confuse kids in the forest. Once trapped, the children may find it difficult to escape the clutches of the cunning elves.

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  • 18. 

    That creature walked out and tuched Mallory?

    • A.

      A dog

    • B.

      A hourse

    • C.

      A unicorn

    • D.

      A pooka

    Correct Answer
    C. A unicorn
    Explanation
    The given question is asking about the creature that walked out and touched Mallory. The correct answer is "A unicorn" because unicorns are mythical creatures often depicted as horse-like beings with a single horn on their forehead. In this scenario, it is implied that a creature with magical qualities, such as a unicorn, approached and made contact with Mallory.

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  • 19. 

    Why does Jared pretend to be Simon?

    • A.

      To save Simon from goblins

    • B.

      To trick their mom

    • C.

      Because he forgets who he is

    • D.

      To trick the elves

    Correct Answer
    D. To trick the elves
    Explanation
    Jared pretends to be Simon in order to trick the elves. This suggests that the elves may have a specific reason for wanting to interact with Simon, and Jared sees an opportunity to deceive them by assuming Simon's identity. By doing so, he can manipulate the elves or gain some advantage over them. This action implies that Jared is resourceful and willing to use deception to achieve his goals.

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  • 20. 

    What does the pooka mean when he says if you were less smart you could find your uncle?

    • A.

      Their uncle was in a very easy place

    • B.

      Their uncle was at the house

    • C.

      Their uncle was trapped by the elves

    • D.

      Their uncle was trapped by sprites

    Correct Answer
    C. Their uncle was trapped by the elves
    Explanation
    The pooka means that if the person was less intelligent, they would be able to find their uncle easily because their uncle is trapped by the elves. The pooka is suggesting that being less smart would make it easier for the person to navigate the situation and locate their trapped uncle.

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