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"Fever: 1793" - By Laurie Halse Anderson
Anderson, Laurie Halse
"Have you read the book, including the back appendix? You have better, because this quiz will stump you otherwise."
15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit
What is the business that Mattie's mother runs?
a general store
Ok, now let us look at some of the characters. What were the names of Mattie's mother and grandfather?
How did Mattie's father die?
He caught yellow fever
He fell off a ladder
He was crushed by a roof he was building
A "saw accident"
When Mattie's mother first contracts yellow fever, who is the first doctor they call?
A French doctor
Mattie has a crush on the painter's apprentice. What is his name?
When does Mattie's grandfather die?
He doesn't die
As soon as they enter the coffeehouse upon returning from Bush Hill
During the night after the thieves attacked him
In the woods on the way to the country
When Mattie finds Eliza and helps her care for other victims, what three children of emotional connection do they take back to her house to try and save?
Nell, Joseph, Nathaniel
Nell, Robert, William
Sue, Robert, Joseph
Sue, William, Nathaniel
How is yellow fever spread?
transfer of body fluids
contact with an infected person
How many people did this epidemic kill?
What common doctor technique that was used to cure yellow fever may have actually killed more patients than it helped?
bleeding infected people
resting and drinking fluids
dousing them in vinegar
bathing the infected in cool water
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Compiled Jun 28 12