The Giver Quizzes & Trivia

For all the bookaholics out there, and especially kids who love to read about dystopian societies, The Giver is all about a bunch of 16-year-olds who have to take part in a ceremony which then decides what jobs they are going to be doing for the rest of their lives.
Can you name the author of ‘The Giver”? How about the different characters in the book or the six-time Academy Award nominee who’s in the movie adaptation? The head honcho in the movie adaptation is also played by someone who goes by the name of Mery Streep, who we think lives at the Kodak Theater. Well, does she? Find out all that and much more by taking our quizzes right here. 

Take this quiz to find out now what job you would receive at the The Giver: Ceremony of Twelve. What are you waiting for, let's start it now!

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    What might you do to make some money?

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    What had frightened Jonas about a year ago?

The Giver is an American young-adult dystopian novel written in 1993 by Lois Lowry. The story follows Jonas, a 12-years-old boy in a society that appears to be utopian in the beginning but as the story progresses, it's...

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    What is Jonas selected for at the Ceremony of Twelve?

The Giver is a dystopian novel written by Lois Lowry. The story revolves around a 12-year-old boy named Jonas who is selected as the Receiver of Memory, a person who stores past memories. However, when he meets the...

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    In the first chapter, why is the pilot released from the Community?

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    What special thing did sevens get?

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The Giver Questions & Answers

In the first chapter, why is the pilot released from the Community?
The reason why the pilot was released could be found in chapters 1-5 .It was said in The Giver book that pilot had misread his navigational instructions and hence, made a wrong turn that caused fear and anxiety to the community
What disturbing memory did the Giver give Jonas?
I think maybe the killing part. Killing is disturbing. But also for Jonas, because he has never seen or heard of such violent activity. It could also be the elephant's mourn that is heard when the men shoot the poor animal down. This is what makes Jo
Why does Jonas worry about Asher's assignment?
Jonas is an 11-year old protagonist in the book, The Giver. He is shown to strive for an important achievement and the book portrays his struggles initially. His personality is shown to be extremely analytical, where he even rejects a specific word,
How are people in Jonas's community assigned jobs?
The Elders assign the jobs based on where you spend your volunteer hours.