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Test your knowledge of Lois Lowry's The Giver by taking an eNotes quiz! Created and approved by high school teachers, each eNotes quiz is multiple choice and includes questions on plot points, themes, and character traits. eNotes quizzes can be taken online or printed for classroom use.

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  • The Giver Chapter 1
    The Giver Chapter 1 by enotes

    It is December. This should be a time eagerly anticipated by people Jonas's age, but instead this member of the "Elevens" has a sense of foreboding. In fact, everyone in his year feels uneasy. Be sure you understand what is going on in Jonas's world and what is making many in his community so uncomfortable by taking the quiz over Chapter 1 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 2
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    Jonas is feeling uneasy prior to the Ceremony of Twelve so his father, a "Nurturer" tries to reassure him by telling Jonas a story from his own childhood. Be sure you recall Jonas's father's confession and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 2 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 3
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    Things are not going well in Jonas's household. Something is wrong with Gabe, and Jonas's father, a Nurturer, is not sure what the problem might be. Lily, Jonas's sister, is chastised by her mother about a possible choice for her daughter's future. Be sure you understand what is going on with Gabe, why Lily's mother objects to her choice, and more by taking The Giver Chapter 3 Quiz by eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 4
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    It is the day prior to the Ceremony of Twelve and Jonas decides to spend it with his best friend, Asher. Be sure you recall what the boys discuss, who the boys encounter, and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 4 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 5
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    As is their habit after dinner, Jonas's entire family discusses the difficult emotions each has grappled with during the day. At breakfast, the whole family shares a dream from the previous night. Jonas has a particular dream he wants to discuss. Be sure you recall the details of Jonas's dream, how his family responds, and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 5 of The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 6
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    In this community, every year brings changes, and these changes are heralded by special ceremonies. Be sure you recall the different types of ceremonies and what is particularly important about this year's events by taking the quiz over Chapter 6 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 7
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    The long-awaited day for the Ceremony of Twelve has finally arrived. Be sure you recall who receives what assignment, what unexpected turn of events befalls Jonas, and how he reacts by taking the quiz over Chapter 7 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 8
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    No one could have anticipated the decision about Jonas's future at this year's Ceremony of Twelve, especially not Jonas. Be sure you recall the unusual turn of events, how the community responds, and how Jonas feels by taking the quiz over Chapter 8 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 9
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    Jonas is about to begin his arduous training to become Receiver of Memory. While this is a very important assignment, it is also isolating. Be sure you understand the training process and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 9 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 10
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    Jonas and Fiona arrive at the House of Old for their training. Jonas is about to meet the Receiver. Be sure you recall what transpires in this initial meeting and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 10 of The Giver by Lois Lowry. 

  • The Giver Chapter 11
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    The day has come for Jonas to receive his first memory. The experience allows him to enjoy things never possible in his community. Be sure you understand the implications of this event and more by taking the eNotes quiz on Chapter 11 in The Giver by Lois Lowry.

  • The Giver Chapter 12
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    Jonas has been given a particular mandate and he is uncomfortable with its demands. Be sure you recall what Jonas is commanded to do, why he is not pleased, and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 12 of The Giver by Lois Lowry.

  • The Giver Chapter 13
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    Jonas is beginning to "see" things he has never "seen" before. Be sure you understand what these new visions entail, the implications for Jonas's development in training, and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 13 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 14
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    Jonas asks the Giver to experience a painful memory; although he is reluctant, the Giver eventually acquiesces. Be sure you recall what memory Jonas endures, how he feels about the revelation, and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 14 of The Giver by Lois Lowry.

  • The Giver Chapter 15
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    In Chapter 15 of The Giver, Jonas helps ease the burden of the Elder's painful memory. Be sure you know what kind of memory it is, what injury Jonas has while experiencing it, and more by taking this eNotes quiz.

  • The Giver Chapter 16
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    After his first experience with a painful memory, Jonas is very reluctant to experience another, but he has no choice. Jonas has been selected. Thankfully, not all of the memories are painful; in fact, some are wonderful. Be sure you recall the painful memory Jonas receives, the pleasant one, and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 16 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 17
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    A new holiday has been announced and Jonas is thrilled. He decides to spend this new found leisure time with his friends, Asher and Fiona. Be sure you recall what sparks a conflict between Jonas and Asher by taking the quiz over Chapter 17 of The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 18
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    In this chapter, Jonas asks the Giver to tell him about the previous Receiver in Training. Reluctantly,the old man gives his protégé some information. Be sure you recall what Jonas finds out about his future job and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 18 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 19
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    Jonas goes to see the Giver to apologize. He confesses that he is nervous about a "release" scheduled for this afternoon, which his father is involved in. Be sure you recall what a "release" is and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 19 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 20
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    Jonas is horrified to discover what "release" truly means. Be sure you recall what Jonas finds out, how he reacts, and more by taking the quiz over Chapter 20 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 21
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    Jonas has made a decision and he must carry through with his choice without the help of his mentor, the Giver. Be sure you understand Jonas's commitment to this new path and what it means by taking the quiz over Chapter 21 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 22
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    Jonas's decision brings both joy and sorrow. Be sure you understand the implications of his choice by taking the quiz over Chapter 22 in The Giver by Lois Lowry from eNotes.

  • The Giver Chapter 23
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    Things are not going well for Jonas and Gabriel. Be sure you recall the travails the pair must endure prior to the conclusion of this novel by taking the quiz over Chapter 23 of The Giver by Lois Lowry.

  • Jonas in The Giver
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    Twelve-year-old Jonas lives in a world so structured that anything that is not expected and usual is considered alien and dangerous. Still, this is the life he has known and loves. When the day comes for Jonas to receive his career assignment, the new role will forever change both Jonas and his community. Be sure you understand the choices Jonas must face by taking this eNotes quiz on his character in The Giver, Lois Lowry's classic novel for young adults.

  • Giver in The Giver
    Giver in The Giver by enotes

    The Giver is a very old man who has served the community for many years. This man is the keeper of memories, of things and events that existed before the purified society came into being. But now it is time to pass his role on to another: Jonas. Be sure you understand the function of The Giver and the man himself by taking this eNotes quiz for The Giver, Lois Lowry's classic novel for young adults.

  • Gabriel in The Giver
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    Gabriel is a very small child when Jonas's father, a "Nurturer," brings him home. Gabriel isn't thriving, but with the proper care and instruction, it is hoped that the boy will one day be a productive member of the community. Be sure you understand what happens to Gabriel and Jonas's special role with the boy by taking the quiz over his character in Lois Lowry's classic novel for young adults, The Giver.