The Giver Chapter 16 Quiz

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.

  1. What is the Giver's favorite memory, which he transmits to Jonas?

  2. In the old days, what were "childless adults" called when they reached advanced age?

  3. What emotion does the Giver have to name for Jonas?

  4. Why had fireplaces and candles been forbidden?

  5. What question does Jonas ask that his parents laugh at?

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