Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
The Library is open 8.00 to 4.30 Mon-Thurs, 8.00 to 3.30 Fri. Extended hours for Year 12 students: 8.00 - 5.30 Mon-Thurs. We also have a selection of games available to play during recess and lunch. Only games from the Library are to be played.
The Giver Quiz
In the first chapter, why is the pilot released from the community?
He was a spy from Elsewhere.: 3 votes (4.92%)
He failed to deliver his cargo on time.: 6 votes (9.84%)
He misread his navigational instructions and frightened the community.: 49 votes (80.33%)
He crashed his plane.: 3 votes (4.92%)
Total Votes: 61 Why does Jonas’ mother discourage Lily from becoming a Birthmother?
Giving birth is dangerous, and Lily might die from the complications.: 4 votes (7.41%)
Birthmothers are very lazy and never get anything done.: 0 votes (0%)
The position holds very little honor in the society.: 47 votes (87.04%)
The society is overpopulated.: 3 votes (5.56%)
Total Votes: 54 Why does the Chief Elder apologize to the audience at the Ceremony of Twelve?
She is about to tell them that Jonas will be released.: 1 votes (2.04%)
She has caused them anxiety about Jonas’s Assignment.: 42 votes (85.71%)
She knows they are disappointed with their children’s Assignments.: 4 votes (8.16%)
She has used offensive, imprecise language with them.: 2 votes (4.08%)
Total Votes: 49 Which of the following was not written on Jonas’ Assignment sheet?
You are permitted to lie.: 4 votes (7.27%)
You are not permitted to apply for release.: 4 votes (7.27%)
You are not permitted to apply for a spouse.: 41 votes (74.55%)
You don't have to obey rules governing rudeness.: 6 votes (10.91%)
Total Votes: 55 What method does the Giver use to train Jonas?
He places his hands on Jonas’s bare back and gives him memories.: 41 votes (85.42%)
He teaches Jonas to read novels with a critical eye.: 0 votes (0%)
He takes Jonas to a place where he can experience real sunburns and other things.: 5 votes (10.42%)
He shows Jonas videos of events that happened in the distant past.: 2 votes (4.17%)
Total Votes: 48 What is the first memory Jonas receives?
A ride on a sled through falling snow: 36 votes (81.82%)
A sunburn: 3 votes (6.82%)
A family Christmas: 2 votes (4.55%)
A ride on a sled resulting in a broken leg: 3 votes (6.82%)
Total Votes: 44 What was the name of the failed Receiver who was chosen ten years ago?
Michael: 5 votes (10%)
Lily: 0 votes (0%)
Rosemary: 45 votes (90%)
Gabriel: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 50 Why is Jonas not permitted to apply for release?
If Jonas left the community, all the valuable time and money spent on his training would be wasted.: 4 votes (8%)
If Jonas left the community, all of the Committee of Elders would die of broken hearts because they love him so much.: 0 votes (0%)
f Jonas left the community, all the memories he had accumulated would enter the minds of the citizens and: 46 votes (92%)
If Jonas left, the Giver would be lonely.: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 50 How does Jonas help the newchild Gabriel go to sleep?
He transmits memories of lullabies and soft beds: 12 votes (27.91%)
He tells him bedtime stories: 4 votes (9.3%)
He injects him with a mild sleeping drug: 2 votes (4.65%)
He transmits memories of peaceful sails on a lake: 25 votes (58.14%)
Total Votes: 43
Why do Jonas’ parents refuse to tell him that they love him?
They think that Jonas will feel smothered by their love.: 1 votes (2.04%)
They think love is an obsolete word with no meaning.: 47 votes (95.92%)
They secretly hate him.: 1 votes (2.04%)
That is the Giver's job now.: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 49