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The Catcher In the Rye

written by: Eve
 
This is a quiz on one of the most frequently challenged book and its enduring influence on pop culture.

Question 1:


"The Catcher in the Rye" follows Holden Caulfield's experiences in this city in the days following his expulsion from a fictional school in Pennsylvania.
Boston
New York City
Los Angeles
Philadelphia

Question 2:


What word does Holden Caulfield use to refer to everyone and everything he rejects?
phony
crass
crap
junk

Question 3:


The protagonist of what movie is programmed to buy the novel "The Catcher in the Rye" whenever he sees it?
Gattaca
Conspiracy Theory
The Fifth Element
The Matrix

Question 4:


Holden Caulfield's dream to be a "catcher in the rye" and to guard children playing in a rye field on the edge of a cliff is based on his mishearing of the poem "Comin' Through the Rye." What poet, known in Scotland as "The Bard", wrote that poem?
Robert Burns
Thomas Campbell
Lord Byron
William Blake

Question 5:


In the novel "The Catcher in the Rye", Holden drops by to see his former English teacher, Mr. Antolini, who offers him advice and a place to sleep. Holden is upset when he wakes up in the middle of the night to find Mr. Antolini doing which of the following?
holding Holden's hand
drinking heavily
ransacking Holden's luggage
patting Holden's head

Question 6:


At one point in the novel "The Catcher in the Rye", Holden and his sister Phoebe seem to exchange roles as the 'catcher' and the 'fallen'. What is the Catcher's symbol that Holden gives Phoebe?
his hunting hat
his diary
his fishing rod
a gold ring

Question 7:


Mark David Chapman was found with a copy of "The Catcher in the Rye" on the night he shot this person.
John Lennon
Rebecca Schaeffer
Ronald Reagan
Yoko Ono

Question 8:


What was written on Allie's left-handed baseball glove, one of the most significant symbols in the novel "The Catcher in the Rye"?
poems
the names of his siblings
the name of his first girlfriend
the titles of his favourite books

Question 9:


J. D. Salinger's novel "The Catcher in the Rye" opens in the week before this major holiday.
Christmas
Memorial Day
Thanksgiving Day
Easter

Question 10:


In this Academy Award-winning movie, Woody Allen's character says that he only has books with the word 'death' or 'dying' in them. Diane Keaton's character holds a copy of "The Catcher in the Rye" and asks, "What about this one?".
Husbands and Wives
Hannah and Her Sisters
Annie Hall
Manhattan

 


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