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The Hunger Games Characters Quiz
by Staff
This epic series of books was turned into four Hollywood blockbusters. How much do you know about the characters in "The Hunger Games?"

Which tribute went insane after witnessing the beheading of her district partner?

  • Lavinia
  • Mags
  • Annie Cresta

Which tribute bit the throat of another in order to win the 61st Hunger Games?

  • Glimmer
  • Enobaria
  • Mags

How old is Katniss at the beginning of the story?

  • 14
  • 15
  • 16

What is Peeta's last name?

  • Mellark
  • Marvard
  • Muller

Which character allowed the bombing of the Capitol's children?

  • President Coin
  • President Snow
  • Plutarch Heavensbee

What did Finnick Odair use to win the 65th Hunger Games?

  • A net
  • A spear
  • A bomb

What is Peeta's father's occupation?

  • Cobbler
  • Carpenter
  • Baker

Who puts together a plan to electrocute a group of tributes?

  • Katniss
  • Beetee
  • Wiress

Who gives Katniss a pin featuring a mockingjay, which becomes a symbol of the rebellion?

  • Madge
  • Senecaa
  • Mrs. Mellark

What is the name of the District 2 tribute who also leads the Career pack?

  • Thresh
  • Clove
  • Cato

How does Finnick die?

  • Head bitten off
  • Bomb-making accident
  • He fell from a building.

Who does Katniss kill after he is attacked by wolf-mutts?

  • Marvel
  • Cato
  • Brutus

How old was Haymitch when he was reaped?

  • 17
  • 16
  • 15

Much to the dismay of Katniss, who kills Rue?

  • Marvel
  • Cato
  • Thresh

From which district does Katniss Everdeen hail?

  • District 11
  • District 12
  • District 7

Who constructs a bomb that ultimately kills Prim?

  • Gale
  • Peeta
  • Finnick

Actress Willow Shields plays which character?

  • Primrose
  • Glimmer
  • Finch

Cinna prefers what color of eyeliner?

  • Purple
  • Gold
  • Silver

Who did Peeta kill using nightlock, a plant that produces poisonous berries?

  • Marvel
  • Clove
  • Foxface

Who orchestrates a plan to help tributes escape the arena in "Catching Fire?"

  • Plutarch
  • Haymitch
  • Effie

What is President Snow's first name?

  • Romulus
  • Coriolanus
  • Plutarch

Glimmer Belcourt chooses which weapon during the Games?

  • Sword
  • Spear
  • Bow

Who is Lady?

  • A blind woman from District 2
  • A goat
  • An oracle from District 3

Which character died in the District 12 mines?

  • Peeta's father
  • Gale's father
  • Katniss' father

Which character draws Prim's name during the reaping?

  • Haymitch
  • Cinna
  • Effie Trinket

What is Johanna Mason's weapon of choice?

  • Mace
  • Baton
  • Axe

What job title does Effie Trinket hold?

  • Escort
  • Reaping coordinator
  • Lottery manager

Katniss says President Snow's breath carries a whiff of roses and what else?

  • Blood
  • Fear
  • Power

Which character is played by a real-life rock star?

  • Finch
  • Gale
  • Cinna

Katniss describes which character as "the friendliest person on the planet?"

  • Cray
  • Delly
  • Hazelle