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A Game of Thrones

A Game of Thrones

by George R. R. Martin

A Game of Thrones: Themes (for the most part) quiz Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around A Game of Thrones? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Betrayal comes only after what?


Lunch
Trust
Power
A fight
Q. The return of the Others and the re-birth of the dragons are instances of what theme?


The ever-shifting balance of power
The awesome gifts that Eddard gives to his kids
The past catching up with the present
How easy it is to be betrayed
Q. What skill is the most useful to protect from betrayal and deceit?


Horsemanship
A well-aimed karate chop
Trust
Judgment
Q. Other than individual characters themselves, what else in A Game of Thrones acts as “characters”?


Families
The Iron Throne
The Wall
Fossilized dragon eggs
Q. Who appoints their ruler based on strength, not heritage?


The people of the Seven Kingdoms
The Klingon warriors
The Mountain Clansmen
The Dothraki tribes
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