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Easy Horton Hears A Who Trivia Quiz Questions For Kids

Trivia quiz questions for kids about the Dr. Seuss Book 'Horton hears a Who'

 

Horton Hears A Who Trivia Quiz Questions

What is "Horton Hears a Who"!?
A: Horton Hears a Who! is a children's book.

The book tells the story of whom?
A: Horton the Elephant.

What does he hear while splashing in a pool?
A: He hears a small speck of dust talking to him.

Horton surmises that a small person lives on the speck and what does he do with it?
A: He places it on a clover, vowing to protect it.

What does he discover later?
A: He discovers that the speck is actually a tiny planet.

Who is the planet home to?
A: It’s home to a community called Whoville.

Who lives in Whoville?
A: Tiny microscopic creatures called Whos.

 
What does the Mayor of Whoville ask Horton to do?
A: To protect them from harm.

What does Horton do?
A: He happily agrees to protect them.

What does he proclaim throughout the book?
A: That "a person’s a person, no matter how small."

Throughout the book, Horton is trying to convince the Jungle of Nool that what?
A: "A person is a person no matter how small" and that everyone should be treated equally.

In his mission to protect the speck what happens to Horton?
A: He is ridiculed and harassed by the other animals in the jungle for believing in something they can't see or hear.

He is first criticized by whom?
A: The sour kangaroo and her joey.

The splash they make as they jump into the pool almost reaches what?
A: The speck.

 
So what does Horton do?
A: He decides to find somewhere safer for it.

But the news of his odd new behavior spreads quickly, and he is soon harassed by what?
A: A group of monkeys.

What do the monkeys do?
A: They steal the clover from him and give it to Vlad Vladikoff, a black-bottomed eagle.

What does Vlad then do?
A: He flies the clover a long distance.

What is Horton doing?
A: Horton is in hot pursuit.

Where does Vlad drop it?
A: He drops it into a field of clovers.

After a long search Horton finally what?
A: He finds the clover with the speck on it.

 
However, the Mayor informs him that Whoville, the town on the speck, is what?
A: It’s in bad shape from the fall.

Then Horton discovers what?
A: That the sour kangaroo and the monkeys have caught up to him.

What do they do to Horton?
A: They tie Horton up.

What do they threaten to do?
A: They threaten to boil the speck in a pot of "Beezle-Nut" oil.

To save Whoville, what does Horton ask the little people to do?
A: To make as much noise as they can.

Why?
A: To prove their existence.

So almost everyone in Whoville does what?
A: Shouts, sings, and plays instruments, but still no one but Horton can hear them.

 
So the Mayor searches Whoville until he finds whom?
A: A very small shirker named JoJo.

What is JoJo doing?
A: He is playing with a yo-yo instead of making noise.

Where does the Mayor carry him to?
A: To the top of Eiffelberg Tower.

When they get there what does Jojo do?
A: He lets out a loud "Yopp!".

Which finally makes the kangaroo and the monkeys what?
A: Hear the Whos.

Now convinced of the Whos' existence, the other jungle animals vow to do what?
A: To help Horton protect the tiny community.