The Stephen King's 'Christine' Quiz
A large, inanimate object is imbued with a thirst for blood in this Stephen King novel. How much do you know about "Christine?"
What make is the car in "Christine?"
How does the car named Christine begin hurting other people?
- It has mechanical breakdowns at high speed.
- It's possessed.
- The owner runs people over.
What's the name of the town in which the story is set?
What kind of car does Buddy Repperton drive?
In what year was "Christine" published?
In which year was the film adaptation released?
What happens the first moment that Arnie sits in the car?
- He feels very angry.
- He sees the car as if it was brand new.
- He has an urge to kill.
How much does Arnie pay for Christine?
What sarcastic phrase does Buddy Repperton constantly repeat?
- "You are going to love this!"
- "Well, excuse me."
- "I'm so sorry, friend."
Why does Buddy Repperton get expelled from school?
- He pulls a knife on Arnie.
- He threatens a female classmate.
- He drives too fast through the school parking lot
Who directed the film version of the story?
- Steven Spielberg
- Peter Weir
- John Carpenter
After Buddy is expelled from school, how does he take revenge on Arnie?
- His gang wrecks the car.
- His gang attacks Leigh.
- His gang beats up Arnie.
What is the name of Arnie's girlfriend, who becomes terrified of the car?
What business does Will Darnell own?
- car shop
- plumbing service
How does the first owner's small daughter die in the car?
- choked on food
- Carbon monoxide poisoning
As he restores Christine, what happens to Arnie's vision?
- It drastically improves.
- He is slowly going blind.
- He sees better in the dark than during the day.
To try and keep his son from using the car, what does Arnie's father do?
- Tells Arnie he must leave the car at the airport parking lot.
- Threatens Arnie with grounding.
- Calls the insurance agency and drops coverage on the car.
The car is possessed by a spirit of which person?
- Will Darnell
- Roland LeBay
- Rudy Jenkins
Which character hurts Arnie so badly that he misses school?
How does Arnie manage to kill several members of Buddy's gang?
- He doesn't.
- He kidnaps them and take them to the woods.
- By using Christine.
How do Dennis and Leigh manage to destroy Christine?
- a wrecking ball
- a large truck
- gasoline and fire
After getting the inspiration for the story, how long did it take King to begin writing it?
- 20 years
- a decade
- one day
In the movie, which actor plays Arnie?
- Harry Dean Stanton
- John Stockwell
- Keith Gordon
How does Arnie's father die?
- Christine runs him over.
- Carbon monoxide poisoning
- Arnie stabs him.
From what health problem do both Arnie and Roland suffer?
- back problems
- eye problems
As chaos unfolds, Dennis and Leigh immediately become suspicious of whom?
At the end of the book, which character suspects that Christine may be stalking survivors of the carnage that ensued many years before?
What's the name painted on the truck that Dennis and Leigh use to crush Christine?
How does Arnie die?
- car crash
- violent gang
- Christine hits him.
In the book, what's the name of the last of Buddy Repperton's gang to die?
- Sandy Galton
- Bobby Standon
- Don Vandenberg