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Heidi Book Quiz


Test your knowledge of the book 'Heidi' by completing the quiz below. When finished you might want to try your hand at one of our other book quizzes.



1. Who wrote the book, Heidi?
  • Matilda Haines
  • Johanna Spyri
  • Anna Spruce


2. Where is the story, Heidi, set?
  • Switzerland
  • Germany
  • Austria


3. How old is Heidi at the start of the story?
  • Six
  • Seven
  • Eight


4. What is the name of her neigbour, the goatherder?
  • Peter
  • Paul
  • Jens


5. How long does she spend with her Grandfather before becoming a lady's companion in Frankfurt?
  • Two years
  • Three years
  • Four years


6. Who is Fräulein Rottenmeier?
  • A housekeeper
  • Clara's Grandmother
  • The cook


7. What is the household brought to near hysteria by?
  • Heidi's snoring
  • Heidi's wanton misbehaviour
  • Heidi's sleepwalking


8. What is the primary cause of Heidi's return to the mountains?
  • She wanted to learn to read and write
  • It is believed she may become very ill if not sent home
  • The Sesemann's housekeeper did not like her


9. Who pushes Clara's empty wheelchair down the mountain?
  • Heidi's Grandfather
  • The church pastor
  • Peter


10. Which of these is not a name given to a goat in the story?
  • Little goose
  • Little swan
  • Little bear



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Selected quotes from Heidi:


"I'll always say my prayers ... and if God doesn't answer them at once I shall know it's because He's planning something better for me."



"Her peculiarities must not be punished."





"Go now and wash yourself first, for the sun will laugh at you if he sees how dirty you are."



"I want to go about like the light-footed goats."



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