Newsies
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Where and when does "Newsies" take place?
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    New York City, 1899
    New Jersey, 1899
    New York City, 1889
    Brooklyn, 1889
  • Question 2
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    Q. What is the main character's real name?
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    Jack Kelly
    Francis Sullivan
    Joe Pulitzer
    Francis Hearst
  • Question 3
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    Q. What is David's sister's name?
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    Susan
    Sharon
    Sally
    Sarah
  • Question 4
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    Q. Where does Jack dream of going?
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    Santa Cruz
    San Antonio
    Santa Fe
    San Francisco
  • Question 5
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    Q. Who owns the newspaper the Newsies work for?
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    Joe Hearst
    Joe Pulitzer
    William Hearst
    Frank Pulitzer
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the jail for children called?
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    The Refuge
    Juvenile Detention Center
    The Jail
    The Orphanage 
  • Question 7
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    Q. What is the name of the reporter who helps the Newsies?
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    William Randolph Hearst
    Joe Pulitzer
    Brian Denton
    Francis Sullivan
  • Question 8
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    Q. Who was the leader of the Brooklyn paper boys?
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    Crutchy
    Spot Collins
    Racetrack
    Cowboy
  • Question 9
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    Q. Who is in charge of the refuge?
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    Warden Snyder
    Warden Pulitzer
    Warden Wisely
    Warden Denton
  • Question 10
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    Q. Who is the governor of New York in this movie?
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    Joe Pulizter
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Brian Denton
    Theodore Roosevelt
  • Question 11
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    Q. What is David's brother's name?
    answer choices
    Spot
    Francis
    Les
    Jack
  • Question 12
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    Q. True or False: Jack's parents are out west looking for a place to live and waiting for Jack to join them.
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    True
    False
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. What is Jack's nickname?
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    Cowboy
    Racetrack
    Jacky
    Spot
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. True or False: Crutchy is faking his injury.
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. True or False: The movie "Newsies" is based on a true story.
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 16
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    Q. What does the song "Carrying the Banner" refer to?
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    Going on Strike
    Sticking together
    Standing up for what you believe in
    Selling newspapers
  • Question 17
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    Q. Fill in the blank: "Headlines don't sell papes, _________________ sell papes."
    answer choices
    Pictures
    Reporters
    Newsies
    Articles
  • Question 18
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    Q. How does Joe Pulitzer decide to make more money?
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    By raising the price of the papers
    By selling the papers for more money
    By printing more newspapers
    By buying out the other newspapers in New York
  • Question 19
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    Q. How do the Newsies end up winning the strike?
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    They didn't, they gave up
    Move to Brooklyn
    Storm Pulitzer's office
    Print their own paper
  • Question 20
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    Q. On the first day of selling newspapers, how did Les make a quarter?
    answer choices
    By pretending he was sick
    By taking a sip of an adult beverage
    By making up a headline
    By not giving the person change for their quarter
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