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Ninth Grade (Grade 9) Literature Questions

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Grade 9 Lord of the Flies CCSS: CCRA.R.4, RL.9-10.4
What do Piggy's glasses represent?
  1. Power and intellect
  2. Science and nature
  3. Civilization and society
  4. Greed and human nature
Grade 9 Romeo and Juliet
Why does Juliet kiss Romeo?
  1. She missed him.
  2. She thinks it will revive him.
  3. She hopes there is poison on them to kill her.
  4. She wants him to know how much she loved him.
Grade 9 Romeo and Juliet
Why does Romeo want to be a glove on Juliet's hand?
  1. He wants to hold her hand.
  2. He wants to be her servant.
  3. He wants to touch her cheek.
  4. He wants to feel the touch of her fingers.
Grade 9 Romeo and Juliet
Why does Romeo kill Tybalt?
  1. to avenge the death of Mercutio
  2. because Tybalt forbid him to marry Juliet
  3. to help keep Benvolio from being arrested
  4. as the result of an accident while swinging his sword
Grade 9 Jabberwocky CCSS: CCRA.R.4, CCRA.L.5, RL.9-10.4, L.9-10.5
What literacy device is the word "snicker-snack" an example of?
  1. Alliteration
  2. Onomatopoeia
  3. Rhythm
  4. Symbolism
Grade 9 Romeo and Juliet
Which words best describe Mercutio?
  1. angry
  2. in love
  3. a jokester
  4. only child
Grade 9 Romeo and Juliet
What does Juliet give the Nurse to take to Romeo?
  1. a ring
  2. a note
  3. a bottle
  4. a flower
Grade 9 Short Stories (Fiction)
What did Kino find in the water?
  1. a large necklace
  2. a missing shoe
  3. a few small pearls
  4. the greatest pearl in the world
Grade 9 Short Stories (Fiction)
What did the pearl buyers conclude about Kino's pearl?
  1. It was beautiful.
  2. It was very rare.
  3. It was much too big.
  4. It was worth a lot of money.
Grade 9 Short Stories (Fiction)
What did Juan Tomas say about the pearl?
  1. It was big.
  2. It was worth a lot.
  3. There was a devil in it.
  4. The buyers were mistaken.
Grade 9 Romeo and Juliet CCSS: CCRA.R.3, RL.9-10.3

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Grade 9 To Kill a Mockingbird
What does Calpurnia do for the Finch Family?
  1. Helps with kids and keeps the house clean
  2. Is the secretary for Atticus
  3. Teaches the kids hunting lessons
  4. Is the homeschool teacher for the kids
Grade 9 The Most Dangerous Game
Which choice describes someone who is RESOURCEFUL?
  1. works for the Department of Natural Resources
  2. deals with problems effectively
  3. is afraid of the outdoors
  4. finds the sources of rivers
Grade 9 To Kill a Mockingbird
Where does Dill go during the summer?
  1. Florida
  2. Michigan
  3. California
  4. Maycomb County
Grade 9 Short Stories (Fiction)
What did Juan Tomas warn Kino about?
  1. the worth of the pearl
  2. the danger of going to another town
  3. the connection between the pearl buyers
  4. the jealousy of the others in the town
Grade 9 Short Stories (Fiction)
How much did the pearl buyers offer Kino?
  1. one thousand pesos
  2. fifty thousand pesos
  3. one million pesos
  4. nothing
Grade 9 Short Stories (Fiction)
Grade 9 Short Stories (Fiction)
What did Kino and Juana do with the pearl?
  1. They hid it.
  2. They sold it.
  3. They threw it away.
  4. They turned it into a ring.
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