SparkNotes Fahrenheit 451 Quiz

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SparkNotes Fahrenheit 451 Quiz
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SparkNotes quiz for Farhenheit 451
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  1. What is the significance of the title Fahrenheit 451?

    (A) It is the maximum temperature of most ovens.
    (B) It is the temperature at which paper ignites and burns.
    (C) It is the temperature at which an Easy-Bake oven self-destructs.
    (D) It is the temperature at which germanium melts.
    (B) It is the temperature at which paper ignites and burns.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. According to mythology, what is the salamander’s relation to fire?

    (A) It lives in it.
    (B) It eats it.
    (C) It hates it.
    (D) It is delicious roasted in it.
    (A) It lives in it.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. How many times can the phoenix be reborn from its ashes?

    (A) An unlimited number
    (B) Nine
    (C) One
    (D) Three
    (A) An unlimited number
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  4. Which of Clarisse’s relatives influenced her the most?

    (A) Her mother
    (B) Her father
    (C) Her uncle
    (D) Her grandfather
    (C) Her uncle
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. What was the occupation of Granger’s grandfather?

    (A) Racecar driver
    (B) Fireman
    (C) Sculptor
    (D) Senator
    (C) Sculptor
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. Which of the following Shakespeare tragedies does Beatty quote immediately before his death?

    (A) Macbeth
    (B) Julius Caesar
    (C) Hamlet
    (D) Othello
    (B) Julius Caesar
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. Which of the following books of the Bible does Faber read to Montag over the radio?

    (A) Revelations
    (B) Ecclesiastes
    (C) The Book of Job
    (D) Deuteronomy
    (C) The Book of Job
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. What are the earplug radios in the novel called?

    (A) White Clowns
    (B) Flutes
    (C) Seashells
    (D) Whistlers
    (C) Seashells
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. What animal metaphor does Montag use to describe the stomach pump and blood-replacement machine used on Mildred?

    (A) Fish
    (B) Hound
    (C) Snake
    (D) Salamander
    (C) Snake
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Which woman cries when Montag reads poetry?

    (A) Mildred
    (B) Mrs. Phelps
    (C) Clarisse
    (D) Mrs. Bowles
    (B) Mrs. Phelps
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. What is Clarisse’s last name?

    (A) Granger
    (B) Faber
    (C) McClellan
    (D) Phelps
    (C) McClellan
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. How does Mildred claim Clarisse is killed?

    (A) By a car
    (B) In a fire
    (C) By a drug overdose
    (D) By the Hound
    (A) By a car
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. How many legs does the Hound have?

    (A) Eight
    (B) Four
    (C) Six
    (D) Three
    (A) Eight
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. Which drug does the Hound inject into Montag?

    (A) Psilocybin
    (B) Morphine
    (C) Codeine
    (D) Procaine
    (D) Procaine
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. What is the name of the toothpaste advertised on the subway?

    (A) Denham’s Dentifrice
    (B) Finchman’s Fluoride Wonder
    (C) Abel’s AquaFresh
    (D) Crain’s Crest
    (A) Denham’s Dentifrice
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. In whose home does Montag plant books?

    (A) McClellan’s
    (B) Stoneman’s
    (C) Beatty’s
    (D) Black’s
    (D) Black’s
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. What position did Faber hold before he retired?

    (A) Professor of history
    (B) Professor of English
    (C) Printer
    (D) Librarian
    (B) Professor of English
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. Which poem does Montag read to Mildred and her friends?

    (A) “Dover Beach”
    (B) “The Flea”
    (C) “Ode on a Grecian Urn”
    (D) “The Lovesong of J. Alfred Prufrock”
    (A) “Dover Beach”
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. What colors are the firemen’s uniforms?

    (A) Black and orange
    (B) Orange and red
    (C) Blue and red
    (D) Yellow and gray
    (A) Black and orange
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. What kind of liquor does Faber give Montag before he flees to the country?

    (A) Rum
    (B) Whiskey
    (C) Gin
    (D) Vodka
    (B) Whiskey
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. How long a time period does the novel cover?

    (A) Three days
    (B) About a year
    (C) A little over three weeks
    (D) About two months
    (C) A little over three weeks
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. What does Granger’s group do before heading for the city after the bombing?

    (A) Eat breakfast
    (B) Hold hands
    (C) Burn their books
    (D) Pray
    (A) Eat breakfast
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. What does Montag follow to reach the Book People in the country?

    (A) The river and the railroad tracks
    (B) The river and the highway
    (C) The river and the cowpath
    (D) The artery tunnel and the highway
    A) The river and the railroad tracks
  24. What happens to the old woman whose house is burned by the firemen?

    (A) She is put in jail.
    (B) She is taken to a mental institution.
    (C) She refuses to leave and dies in the fire.
    (D) She disappears mysteriously.
    (C) She refuses to leave and dies in the fire.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. In what city did Montag meet Mildred?

    (A) New York
    (B) Chicago
    (C) The unspecified city in which the novel is set
    (D) Philadelphia
    (B) Chicago
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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