The Phantom Tollbooth Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Norton Juster
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does the floating boy say a fish's point of view of a bucket of water would be?
(a) That it's an ocean.
(b) That it's a place to get a drink.
(c) That it's home.
(d) That it's just a bucket of water.

2. What three words does Milo choose to buy in the marketplace?
(a) Quagmire, flabbergast and upon.
(b) Quagmire, flabbergast and upholstery.
(c) Quagmire, flabbergast and unbelievable.
(d) Quagmire, flabbergast and utterly.

3. What does the creature that Milo meets after the Spelling Bee use to try to hit the Spelling Bee?
(a) His cane.
(b) His hat.
(c) His fist.
(d) The letter.

4. What does the floating boy say an ant would think of a bucket of water?
(a) That it's a place to get a drink.
(b) That it's an ocean.
(c) That it's home.
(d) That it's just a bucket of water.

5. How does Milo come to see things from the floating boy's point of view?
(a) He thinks like Humbug.
(b) He thinks happy thoughts.
(c) He thinks like an adult.
(d) He asks Tock for a boost.

6. What was Faintly Macabre's official title?
(a) Official Which.
(b) Which Witch.
(c) Faintly Which.
(d) Witch of Honor.

7. What lines the ceilings and mirrors of the entrance halls of the palace in Dictionopolis?
(a) Pencils.
(b) Mirrors.
(c) Pages from books.
(d) Books.

8. What is written on the first sign Milo encounters?
(a) Welcome to Dictionopolis.
(b) Welcome to Expectations.
(c) Do Not Enter.
(d) Welcome to El Paso.

9. What is the sentence the Officer who comes to the Word Market passes on Milo?
(a) I am.
(b) I am not.
(c) Twenty years.
(d) Don't shout.

10. What two words does the marketplace salesman try to sell to Milo?
(a) Happy and buy.
(b) Happy and good.
(c) Good and bye.
(d) Happy and birthday.

11. How often do the creatures of the Doldrums go on holiday?
(a) Every month.
(b) Never.
(c) Every week.
(d) Every day.

12. Who does the Officer at the Word Market say Milo can talk to while in prison?
(a) The watch.
(b) The jailer.
(c) The judge.
(d) The witch.

13. What does Milo believe to be missing from the gift?
(a) A coin box.
(b) A highway.
(c) A map.
(d) A car.

14. What do the guests do when King Azaz says, "Attention?"
(a) They pledge the flag.
(b) They leave.
(c) They stand.
(d) They ask for water.

15. In Chapter 8, where does King Azaz say they've all gone?
(a) To dinner.
(b) To the market place.
(c) To Wisdom.
(d) To the Doldrums.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does the witch say Milo can call her?

2. Why does the floating boy say it makes sense to grow down rather than up?

3. What is the name of the man who comes to give Milo instructions in Chapter 2?

4. What does Milo come to understand he must do to make his car go faster?

5. What word does Milo ask the Spelling Bee to spell?

(see the answer keys)

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