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Stephen King Jeopardy Game


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Stephen King Jeopardy Game

  1. 1. Stephen King Multigenre Project Trivia By Isaac D’Agostino
  2. 2. Instructions for using this template. <ul><li>Remember this is Jeopardy, so where I have written “Answer” this is the prompt the students will see, and where I have “Question” should be the student’s response. </li></ul><ul><li>To enter your questions and answers, click once on the text on the slide, then highlight and just type over what’s there to replace it. If you hit Delete or Backspace, it sometimes makes the text box disappear. </li></ul><ul><li>When clicking on the slide to move to the next appropriate slide, be sure you see the hand, not the arrow. (If you put your cursor over a text box, it will be an arrow and WILL NOT take you to the right location.) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Jeopardy Choose a category. You will be given the answer. You must give the correct question. Click to begin.
  4. 4. Choose a point value. Choose a point value. Click here for Final Jeopardy
  5. 5. College Later Career Works 10 Point 20 Points 30 Points 40 Points 50 Points 10 Point 10 Point 10 Point 10 Point 20 Points 20 Points 20 Points 20 Points 30 Points 40 Points 50 Points 30 Points 30 Points 30 Points 40 Points 40 Points 40 Points 50 Points 50 Points 50 Points Early Career Childhood
  6. 6. Stephen King’s father who left when he was 2 and never came back
  7. 7. Who is Donald Edwin King?
  8. 8. Stephen King’s elder, adopted brother
  9. 9. Who is David King?
  10. 10. Stephen King’s mother who supported King and his brother through their childhoods
  11. 11. Who is Nellie Ruth King?
  12. 12. Stephen King found a book by this famous horror writer in an attic
  13. 13. Who is H. P. Lovecraft?
  14. 14. A famous horror writer that greatly influenced King’s future writing
  15. 15. Who is Richard Matheson?
  16. 16. Stephen King went to this college after graduating in 1966
  17. 17. What is the University of Maine at Orono?
  18. 18. Stephen King majored in this subject
  19. 19. What is English?
  20. 20. His first professionally published short story, written during his freshman year
  21. 21. What is “The Glass Floor”?
  22. 22. Stephen King’s Wife that he first met at the university library
  23. 23. Who is Tabitha Jane Spruce (King)?
  24. 24. Stephen King graduated with a teaching certification in English in this year
  25. 25. What happened to King in 1970?
  26. 26. Stephen King married Tabitha Jane Spruce, 7 months after graduating
  27. 27. What happened to king in January, 1971?
  28. 28. These were Stephen King’s occupations right out of college
  29. 29. What are janitor and at an industrial laundromat?
  30. 30. This is the book that launched Stephen King’s career
  31. 31. What is Carrie ?
  32. 32. This person saved Carrie from the garbage
  33. 33. Who is Tabitha King?
  34. 34. This is the company that published Carrie
  35. 35. What is Doubleday?
  36. 36. This is Stephen King’s second successful novel, published by Doubleday in 1975
  37. 37. What is ‘ Salem’s Lot ?
  38. 38. The movie adaptation of this novel suddenly made Stephen King the most popular horror writer in the country
  39. 39. What is Carrie ?
  40. 40. Stephen King’s book series
  41. 41. What is the Dark Tower series?
  42. 42. Stephen King’s pseudonym, under which he published a number of novels
  43. 43. What is Richard Bachman?
  44. 44. Stephen King suffered one of these in 1999
  45. 45. What is a car accident?
  46. 46. This novel is about a girl with psychic powers under pressure from high school and her mother, who eventually snaps
  47. 47. What is Carrie ?
  48. 48. This novel is about people who survived a biological apocalypse, only to be put in the middle of a battle between good and evil
  49. 49. What is The Stand ?
  50. 50. This novel features an evil automobile
  51. 51. What is Christine ?
  52. 52. This short story is about the people of a small town stranded in a general store by a mysterious mist that kills all that go into it and effectively cuts off all communication with the outside world
  53. 53. What is “ The Mist”?
  54. 54. This novel is about a store that sells things to people that they really wanted, but at a great personal cost that ruins them
  55. 55. What is Needful Things ?
  56. 56. Final Jeopardy Make your wager
  57. 57. Stephen King got this award in 2004
  58. 58. What is a Lifetime Achievement Award?