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by Louis Sachar

Holes: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Holes? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Stanley's family is under a curse placed by whom?

A witch doctor
A one-legged gypsy woman
A mad Justin Bieber fan
A fortuneteller
Q. When faced with conflict in his life, Stanley most often does what?

Watches TV
Talks it over with his mother
Eats an onion
Q. Nature in the book often mimics what?

The emotional and moral state of the characters
The power structure at Camp Green Lake
How well your handbag matches your outfit
Stanley's fears
Q. How is Miss Katherine the schoolteacher transformed into the outlaw Kissin' Kate?

By staying at Camp Green Lake
By eating nothing but onions for a week
Because of the murder of Sam
By an episode of Extreme Makeover
Q. Family, the book shows, is often a source of what?

Bad genes
Really good Christmas presents