The Westing Game

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The Westing Game Quizzes & Trivia

The quiz is a review after reading The Westing Game.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why were the letters signed Barney Northtrup?
    • A. 

      Because that was his name

    • B. 

      Sam Westing wanted to lure the people over to Sunset Towers to see which team could find out who killed him

    • C. 

      That was the name of the building

  • 2. 
    Why did Turtle bet that she could stay in the mansion for a long time?
    • A. 

      To earn money

    • B. 

      To prove she's brave

    • C. 

      Because she really enjoyed it there

  • 3. 
    Why was this chapter called Tenants in And Out?
    • A. 

      Because all the tennants were constantly coming and going

    • B. 

      Because after they moved in they got scared and moved right back out

    • C. 

      Because after they moved in they noticed smoke coming from the old Westing House so they all ran out to see

  • 4. 
    How did Violet Westing die?
    • A. 

      She drowned

    • B. 

      She was shot

    • C. 

      She became ill

  • 5. 
    What did the letter say in Chapter 5?
    • A. 

      Never mind

    • B. 

      You're an heir

    • C. 

      Congatulations

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      The police felt this case couldn't be solved due to lack of clues

    • B. 

      Sam Westing never had any luck with the police

    • C. 

      Sam Westing didn't want the police to help them find out

  • 7. 
    What happened to almost everyone when they were talking about their clues?
    • A. 

      They became scared

    • B. 

      They became frustrated

    • C. 

      Everyone started fighting

  • 8. 
    What do you think happened to all the lost things that all the people lost?
    • A. 

      They were stolen

    • B. 

      They magically vanished

    • C. 

      They became invisible

  • 9. 
    What happened to Sydelle Pulaski and why do you think she was late?
    • A. 

      She got lost

    • B. 

      She was the killer

    • C. 

      She usually thinks she is really early

  • 10. 
    Why did Sydelle Pulaski blame Mr. Hoo and Mrs. Wexler for stealing her notebook?
    • A. 

      She left it on the counter in Mr. Hoo's resteraunt

    • B. 

      She saw it in his car

    • C. 

      She saw one just like it in Mrs. Wexler's kitchen

  • 11. 
    Who do you think planned the first bomb and blew up the kitchen?
    • A. 

      Angela Wexler

    • B. 

      Sydelle Pulaski

    • C. 

      Mrs. Wexler

  • 12. 
    Who do you think planned the second bomb?
    • A. 

      Mr. Hoo

    • B. 

      Mrs. Wexler

    • C. 

      Angela Wexler

  • 13. 
    Why was everyone spying on others?
    • A. 

      They wanted to find out the other clues

    • B. 

      They wanted to find the killer

    • C. 

      They did not trust each other

  • 14. 
    Who was sent to the principle's office twice?
    • A. 

      Doug Hoo

    • B. 

      Angela Wexler

    • C. 

      Turtle

  • 15. 
    Who did Grace Wexler slam the door on?
    • A. 

      Otis Amber

    • B. 

      Jake Wexler

    • C. 

      Madame Hoo

  • 16. 
    What word did Madame Hoo learn from Otis Amber?
    • A. 

      Fire!

    • B. 

      Bomb!

    • C. 

      Boom!

  • 17. 
    How old is Flora Baumbach?
    • A. 

      60

    • B. 

      55

    • C. 

      32

  • 18. 
    How old was Crow when she got divorced?
    • A. 

      16

    • B. 

      31

    • C. 

      40

  • 19. 
    What is Mr. McSouthers first name?
    • A. 

      Michael

    • B. 

      Alexander

    • C. 

      Douglas

  • 20. 
    What were the explosions in Sunset Towers?
    • A. 

      Screams

    • B. 

      Fire

    • C. 

      Fireworks

  • 21. 
    What was Grace Wexler's maiden name?
    • A. 

      Gracie Windkloppel

    • B. 

      Grace Windkloppel

    • C. 

      Grace Wexler

  • 22. 
    What is Flora Baumbach's daughters name?
    • A. 

      Rose

    • B. 

      Sherry

    • C. 

      Rosalie

  • 23. 
    What did Crow fill Sandy's flask with?
    • A. 

      Wine

    • B. 

      Lemonade

    • C. 

      Wine

  • 24. 
    Why was Turtle crying?
    • A. 

      Sandy died

    • B. 

      She did not win

    • C. 

      Crow went to jail

  • 25. 
    What is Otis Amber's job?
    • A. 

      Private investigator

    • B. 

      Delivery boy

    • C. 

      Doorman

  • 26. 
    What should have Turtle done to Barney Northtrup?
    • A. 

      Punch him

    • B. 

      Kick him

    • C. 

      Hug him

  • 27. 
    What did Jake Wexler give up?
    • A. 

      Private practice

    • B. 

      Grace Wexler

    • C. 

      Angela Wexler

  • 28. 
    What was Dr. Denton Deere's job?
    • A. 

      Dressmaker

    • B. 

      Vet

    • C. 

      Neurologist

  • 29. 
    What was Judge Ford appointed to?
    • A. 

      Lawyer

    • B. 

      United States Supreme Court

    • C. 

      Court Bailiff