Skip over navigation

The Fault in Our Stars

John Green

Quiz

Study Questions & Essay Topics

Suggestions for Further Reading

1. At the beginning of the novel what television show would Hazel rather watch than attend Support Group?

2. What is the name of the experimental drug that successfully shrinks Hazel’s lung tumors?

3. Who does Augustus Waters claim is Hazel’s mid-2000’s filmic doppelganger?

4. What is the name of the main character in Augustus’s favorite novel, The Price of Dawn?

5. What explosive object does Hazel repeatedly call herself when considering the pain her death will cause her loved ones?

6. What does Augustus say he fears at the support group meeting where he first meets Hazel?

7. Which of these is a side effect of dying that is not mentioned in The Fault in Our Stars?

8. In their correspondence, what reason does Van Houten give for not answering Hazel’s list of questions about the fate of the characters of An Imperial Affliction?

9. In what cliché way, according to Augustus, did Hazel choose to use her wish from the Genie Foundation when she was thirteen?

10. What is the name of Augustus’s ex-girlfriend who passed away from brain cancer?

11. How does Peter Van Houten refer to time in his letter to Augustus?

12. What artifact from her childhood causes Hazel to feel extremely sad?

13. What film do Hazel and Augustus watch together on their flight to Amsterdam?

14. What does Hazel learn about Augustus on their flight to Amsterdam?

15. What do Hazel and Augustus drink during their romantic meal at Oranjee?

16. Where do Hazel and Augustus share their first romantic kiss?

17. What T-shirt does Hazel wear to meet Van Houten?

18. What does Peter Van Houten mix his scotch with?

19. What do Augustus and Isaac do to get revenge against Isaac’s ex-girlfriend?

20. What does Augustus always do in video games?

21. Why does Augustus drive to a gas station in the middle of the night?

22. What reason does Hazel give for being a vegetarian?

23. Why has Hazel’s mother secretly been taking classes for the last year?

24. What is Peter Van Houten’s preferred musical genre?

25. What is the name of Anna’s pet hamster in An Imperial Affliction?

Also Published

by oxfordcoma13, February 17, 2014

John Green has also published Looking For Alaska, Paper Towns, An Abundance of Katherines, Will Grayson, Will Grayson (with David Leviathan), and has worked on a number of short stories and anthologies, most notably This Is Not Tom and Let It Snow (with Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle).

0 Comments

1 out of 2 people found this helpful

Wrong info

by tinker_dell, February 23, 2014

As a die-hard fan of John Green novels, I have read The Fault in Our Stars six times. Augustus Waters is actually seventeen, not sixteen.

2 Comments

16 out of 20 people found this helpful

thank you!

by Libby4576, April 13, 2014

Thank You so much! this helped me alot!

See all 7 readers' notes   →

Follow Us