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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time


by Mark Haddon

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. On his first morning there, Christopher looks out the window of his mother's apartment and sees what?

4 yellow cars and 5 red ones
A zombie horde
His father
Mrs. Shears
Q. When Mr. Shears throws Christopher's mother's stuff onto the lawn, what breaks?

A picture of his mother
A pumpkin
A large cardboard box
Christopher's Xbox
Q. Christopher has a Good Day by doing what?

Taking his meds to stop the voices
Seeing five red cars in a row
Beating level 22 on hard mode
Finishing his homework the previous night
Q. Why does Christopher choose prime numbers to number the chapters?

They are indivisible
He used up all the other numbers in his last book
He believes that they are a lot like life
He does not know any other numbers
Q. If Christopher has two Black Days in a row, what can he do?

Suck it up and get on with his life
Close his eyes on the way to school
Go to the movies
Play with his pet rat