by Tom Stoppard
Arcadia: Save Me a Skee-Ball Lane Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Arcadia? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What did Mr. Noakes, the landscape architect, catch Septimus doing?
Burying something in a flowerbed
Scaling the perimeter fence
Fooling around with someone in the gazebo
Turning one of the water sprinklers in the backyard into his own personal bidet
Q. To what does Chater challenge Septimus?
A pie-eating contest
A mathematics competition
Q. What led Bernard Nightingale to Sidley Park?
A story he had been told by his grandmother
Mapquest - he had actually been trying to get to Columbus, Ohio. Good job, Mapquest.
A book that Chater had inscribed to Septimus
A bundle of letters Chater had written to Septimus
Q. Why does Hannah get upset when she finds out that Peacock is really Nightingale?
Because he had an affair with her mother
Because she hates being lied to
Because he had flunked her out of college
Because peacocks are so much prettier than nightingales
Because he gave her book a bad review
Q. Lord Byron is mentioned as a guest in one of the gamebooks, which contain what?
Lists of sporting events being held on the grounds
Records of birds shot by hunting parties
An account of table games that are currently available
A ranking of writers and poets, sorted by how much game each had