The Pigman Novel Exam! Trivia Quiz

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  • 1. 
    The Marshmallow Kid got his name because
    • A. 

      He stole a bag of marshmallows

    • B. 

      He's chubby

    • C. 

      He's allergic to marshmallows

    • D. 

      He stuffed more in his mouth than anyone else could

  • 2. 
    What was the object of a phone marathon?
    • A. 

      To see who could keep the other person on the line the longest

    • B. 

      To get paid the most for telemarketing

    • C. 

      To bother people

    • D. 

      To see who could run to the phone the fastest

  • 3. 
    What did John accuse Aunt Ahra of doing?
    • A. 

      Being the Bathroom Bomber

    • B. 

      Giving him the idea for the fruit roll

    • C. 

      Murdering Mr. Pignati

    • D. 

      Putting glue in the phone lock

  • 4. 
    What happened to Lorraine's father?
    • A. 

      He recently divorced Lorraine's mother.

    • B. 

      He left 15 years ago and died six years ago.

    • C. 

      He died a few months ago.

    • D. 

      Lorraine doesn't know.

  • 5. 
    Who is the Cricket?
    • A. 

      Lorraine's mother

    • B. 

      Miss Reillen, the school librarian

    • C. 

      Miss King, the English teacher

    • D. 

      Norton

  • 6. 
    How did John and Lorraine meet?
    • A. 

      They sat next to each other in class at school.

    • B. 

      Their friend Norton introduced them.

    • C. 

      They sat next to each other and laughed on the bus to school one morning.

    • D. 

      They met in detention.

  • 7. 
    What would Lorraine like to be one day?
    • A. 

      A writer

    • B. 

      A psychologist

    • C. 

      A teacher

    • D. 

      A gourmet chef

  • 8. 
    What would John like to be one day?
    • A. 

      A detective

    • B. 

      A professional burglar

    • C. 

      An actor

    • D. 

      A zookeeper

  • 9. 
    What is the name of the fake charity John and Lorraine made up?
    • A. 

      The Howard Avenue Civic League

    • B. 

      Save the Children

    • C. 

      The L & J Fund

    • D. 

      Children's Home

  • 10. 
    Why does Lorraine want to write this story?
    • A. 

      To practice as a writer

    • B. 

      To write it down while it's still fresh in her memory

    • C. 

      To have it published

    • D. 

      To give it to the Pigman

  • 11. 
    When Mr. Piganti first met John and Lorraine, he told them that his wife is visiting his sister in
    • A. 

      Las Vegas

    • B. 

      California

    • C. 

      Pennsylvania

    • D. 

      Florida

  • 12. 
    What can we tell about Mr. Pignati from the Beekman's Department store scene?
    • A. 

      He becomes very uptight and anxious to leave.

    • B. 

      He cries about old memories.

    • C. 

      He becomes child-like and excited.

    • D. 

      He believes the toys are cheap in quality.

  • 13. 
    What animal is Bobo?
    • A. 

      A zebra

    • B. 

      A dolphin

    • C. 

      A baboon

    • D. 

      A flamingo

  • 14. 
    How much money does Mr. Pignati offer to donate to John and Lorraine's fake charity?
    • A. 

      Ten dollars

    • B. 

      Five dollars

    • C. 

      Twenty dollars

    • D. 

      Nothing

  • 15. 
    Lorraine says of The Pigman, "The longer he knew us, the more of a kid he became." All of the following shows this statement is true, except...
    • A. 

      Mr. Piganti skates in the mall and at home

    • B. 

      Mr. Pignati eats chocolate covered ants

    • C. 

      Mr. Pignati plays a psychological murder game

    • D. 

      Mr. Pignati falls down the stairs from shortness of breath.

  • 16. 
    Why do John and Lorraine still pretend to be Mr. Pignati's children when they visit him in the hospital?
    • A. 

      The hospital only allows immediate family members to visit.

    • B. 

      John and Lorraine think that it is a funny prank.

    • C. 

      Mr. Pignait only wants to see his own children at the hospital

    • D. 

      The hospital provides free lunch for visitors.

  • 17. 
    Why does Mr. Pignati collect pigs?
    • A. 

      Pigs are his favorite animals.

    • B. 

      It reminds him of his wife.

    • C. 

      They thought they were cute.

    • D. 

      He inheirited the pigs from another family member.

  • 18. 
    Who does John not invite to Mr. Pignati's house?
    • A. 

      Jane Appling

    • B. 

      Rocky Romano

    • C. 

      Norton Kelly

    • D. 

      Marlon Brewery

  • 19. 
    How must Mr. Pignati have felt when he comes back to find that a party had taken place at his house?
    • A. 

      Pleased

    • B. 

      Betrayed

    • C. 

      Respected

    • D. 

      Understanding

  • 20. 
    How did John and Lorraine feel after Mr. Pignati came home after the hospital?
    • A. 

      Guilty

    • B. 

      Happy

    • C. 

      Indifferent

    • D. 

      Excited

  • 21. 
    All of the following are behaviors of John and Lorraine's parents except...
    • A. 

      Having festive parties.

    • B. 

      Criticizing their children

    • C. 

      Ignoring their children

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 22. 
    The story is narrated by
    • A. 

      John

    • B. 

      The Pigman

    • C. 

      Lorraine

    • D. 

      Both John and Lorraine

  • 23. 
    What does the author show about the relationship between John, Lorraine, and Mr. Pignati from the Beekman's Department store scene?
    • A. 

      They share a new understanding for one another.

    • B. 

      They are embarrassed by one another.

    • C. 

      They are only using each other for companionship.

    • D. 

      They do not stick up for one another like real friends would.

  • 24. 
    How does Mr. Pignati react when John and Lorraine told him the truth?
    • A. 

      He becomes angry and feels betrayed.

    • B. 

      He goes back to the zoo to see Bobo.

    • C. 

      He takes a long drive.

    • D. 

      He become quiet and remembers his wife.

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