Catcher in the Rye Quiz

Test your knowledge of this classic and controversial novel

The Catcher in the Rye

1. Who is the author of The Catcher in the Rye?

2. In what year was The Catcher in the Rye published?

3. The protagonist of The Catcher in the Rye is a teenager. What is his name?

4. In what point of view is the story told?

5. What is the time span of the events in the novel?

6. What is the name of the school that Holden leaves?

7. What age is Holden when he leaves school and sets off on his great adventure?

8. Holden uses this word to describe sex.

9. Holden has a sister in the novel. What is her name?

Catcher in the Rye Quiz

You got: % Correct. Did you even read the book?

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You got: % Correct. Not bad.

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 You may have forgotten a few details, but you clearly know the basics of this book. Study up a little and see if you can improve your score. 

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You got: % Correct. Good job!

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Catcher in the Rye Quiz

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