Reading in the Dark Quiz | Eight Week Quiz C

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What are the IRA gunmen protesting at the shootout at the distillery?
(a) The prohibition of alcohol.
(b) The death of a policeman.
(c) The founding of Northern Ireland.
(d) The shutdown of the distillery.

2. Who is Billy Mahon?
(a) A friend of the family.
(b) A neighbor.
(c) A policeman.
(d) A priest.

3. Who does the boy find out is responsible for the murder of 1921?
(a) Brother Regan.
(b) Neil McLaughlin.
(c) A policeman.
(d) His grandfather.

4. In what year does the novel begin?
(a) 1945.
(b) 1921.
(c) 1948.
(d) 1936.

5. What do Frances and Francis do every day?
(a) Put on costumes.
(b) Sing songs.
(c) Play in the Field of the Disappeared.
(d) Put flowers on their parents' graves.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where did the shoot-out of 1922 occur?

2. In Chapter 1, why doesn't the boy's mother want him to cross by the window at the top of the stairs?

3. What is distinct about Larry McLaughlin's character?

4. In Chapter 2, the boy remembers being trapped where?

5. Which section of the library does Crazy Joe frequent?

(see the answer key)

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