Book Quiz

This resource is a fully-editable, 100 question PowerPoint quiz on books, poems and authors. It is an ideal resource for World Book Day and can be used with a tutor group or in an assembly.

The quiz contains 100 questions with multiple choice answers, with varying degrees of challenge. It has nine categories.

Classic Books
Harry Potter
Opening and Closing Lines
David Walliams
Michael Morpurgo

The quiz can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams. The answers can be found by clicking on the book image on the bottom right-hand corner of each slide. Answers can be given either as you go through the quiz or at the end. An answer sheet is included to allow individuals/teams to record their answers.

Sample questions:

Prospero, Miranda, Ariel and Caliban are all characters from which Shakespeare play?
What is the second book of the old testament called?
What is the most widely distributed, most translated and best-selling book of all time?
In Charlotte’s Web, what is the name of the pig that Charlotte becomes friends with?
What is the name of the lion in The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe?
What name is given to the deadly phantoms that guard Azkaban Prison?
Who is Joe’s best friend in David Walliams Billionaire Boy?
In Michael Morpurgo’s Private Peaceful, what is Private Peaceful’s first name?
How many players are there in each team in a game of Quidditch?
Who wrote the poem Jabberwocky?

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