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The Chocolate War

The Chocolate War


by Robert Cormier

The Chocolate War: Battle of the Bulge Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Chocolate War? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is Archie using to blackmail Emile?

A letter that doesn’t exist
A photo that doesn’t exist
A video that doesn’t exist
A piece of technology that doesn’t exist. This Emile guy sounds pretty gullible.
Q. Why does Jerry refuse to sell chocolates for the second time?

Because that is his assignment
Because he is lazy
Because he believes the Vigils have put something harmful in them
Because he wants to stand up to the Vigils
Q. Who keeps calling Jerry?

Brother Leon
An anonymous caller
A reporter from the local newspaper
Morgan Freeman, asking him to vote for someone
Q. Why doesn’t Jerry tell his dad that he was beaten up?

Because he doesn’t want to disappoint him
Because he’s afraid that his dad will get hurt
Because he doesn’t want to hear the words, “I told you so”
Q. When does the fight on the football field end?

When Jerry dies
When Emile is taken away in an ambulance
When the lights go out
When it is finally agreed who the hottest cheerleader is