The Invention of Hugo Cabret
by Brian Selznick
The Invention of Hugo Cabret: Quiz 4: Now You See It… Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Invention of Hugo Cabret? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What image does the book open and close with?
Hugo’s big face
The Station Inspector’s white hands
A beret and a mime
Q. What kind of facial hair does good old Georges Méliès have?
A handlebar moustache
A soul patch
A moustache and neat pointed beard
Q. What is Etienne’s defining physical characteristic?
He’s a dwarf
He wears a lot of feathers
He wears an eye patch
He’s really old for a college student
Q. What is one of the fantastical creatures that we see in Méliès’ films and drawings?
Q. When Hugo falls while trying to escape the Station Inspector, we see the looming image of what threat?
A big Rottweiler
An approaching train
More station inspectors