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A Wrinkle in Time

A Wrinkle in Time


by Madeleine L'Engle

A Wrinkle in Time: Ironing Out the Questions Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around A Wrinkle in Time? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What did Mrs. Whatsit steal from Mrs. Buncombe?

12 bedsheets
A dozen doughnuts
Her husband
A garden gnome
Q. What is a tesseract?

A kind of celestial creature
A wrinkle in time and space
A unit of measure
A breed of small dog
Q. What do we learn about Meg’s father at the beginning of the story?

He has been missing for many years
He works at the local hardware store
He is afraid of dogs
He is angry with Meg for not doing better in school
Q. Mrs. Who largely speaks in what?

Foreign quotations
Bible verses
Q. Mrs. Whatsit and Mrs. Who are friends with whom?

Mrs. Which
Mrs. Where
Mrs. Why
Mrs. How
Professor Plum