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Trivia: Catcher In The Rye

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1. What is the name of the benefactor of Holden's dormitory wing?






2. According to Holden - what is 'the best thing' about the Museum of Natural History?






3. After his encounter with Maurice - Holden






4. Contrasting him with the annoying and sloppy Ackley - Holden describes Stradlater as a...






5. After Holden fights Stradlater - what does he think about?






6. Which of the following things does Holden NOT like?






7. What or who is the 'catcher in the rye'?






8. What is the significance of Stradlater's razor?






9. Which of the following things does Holden NOT like?






10. Whom does Phoebe play the part of in the Christmas play?






11. How did Allie die?






12. Where do Sally and Holden go on their date?






13. What smell permeates Mr. Spencer's home?






14. Holden nostalgically remembers the way Jane Gallagher used to






15. After Maurice hits Holden in the crotch - what does Holden do?






16. Who does not symbolize Holden's views of sex?






17. What is the name of Holden's favorite short story by his brother?






18. Why does Holden believe that everyone mistakes him for an older person?






19. What character symbolizes childhood innocence for Holden?






20. Who is Holden's roommate in the dorm?






21. Holden leaves Mr. Antolini's apartment because






22. Although Phoebe's real middle name is 'Josephine -' she signs her name as






23. According to Holden - what is 'the best thing' about the Museum of Natural History?






24. Who is Ward's date on Saturday night?






25. Why does Holden believe that everyone mistakes him for an older person?






26. Where does the title of the novel come from






27. According to Holden - he knew he was happy when he was






28. After Holden checks into his room at the Edmont Hotel - what does he see out of his window?






29. What or who is the 'catcher in the rye'?






30. What is the name of the benefactor of Holden's dormitory wing?






31. After Holden fights Stradlater - what does he think about?






32. Holden tells the girls he saw ________ at the Lavender Room.






33. In what month does the novel take place?






34. Just before he leaves her room - Phoebe gives Holden






35. Holden tries to punch Stradlater immediately after...






36. After his encounter with Maurice - Holden






37. According to Holden - what item shows that Stradlater is a phony?






38. What possession of Allie's does Holden write about in a descriptive theme paper?






39. Holden was forced to return early to school from New York because...






40. Holden was forced to return early to school from New York because...






41. What item of clothing did Holden buy during the team's trip to New York?






42. At breakfast - Holden is surprised that the nun






43. What is Phoebe's favorite movie?






44. What is the name of Holden's favorite short story by his brother?






45. What does Holden buy for Phoebe?






46. Where is Holden when the novel begins?






47. What school did Holden get expelled from?






48. What is one of Holden's least favorite words?






49. What school did Holden get expelled from?






50. After Maurice hits Holden in the crotch - what does Holden do?