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The Veldt

The Veldt


by Ray Bradbury

The Veldt: Getting Rid of your Family in Five Easy Steps Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Veldt? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Why do the parents run into the nursery at the end?

They go to investigate screams
The kids call for them to come
They want a vacation
David McClean tells them to check it out
Q. Where is the family supposed to go on vacation?

The real African veldt
New York City
Q. To whom does Peter say "Don't let them switch off the nursery and the house" (256)?

His sister
Dr. McClean
His skateboard
The nursery and/or house
Q. Where did the kids used to go in the nursery?

Classic books, mostly children's stories
Medieval France
The X-Men universe, around the Dark Phoenix Saga
Into the future
Q. What happens after George and Lydia scream in the nursery?

They realize why the earlier screams sounded familiar
The kids let them out
The nursery remixes their scream into a popular dance hit
David McClean comes to rescue them