Dr. Seuss's Biography & Books: Lesson for Kids


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Which book made Dr. Seuss's career as a children's author and illustrator skyrocket?

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1. Dr. Seuss, known as Ted at this time, met his first wife, Helen, at _____.

2. Dr. Seuss received many awards based on his work during his lifetime. Which award below did he NOT receive?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz will ask you five questions about Dr. Seuss's life and career. You'll need to know his full name and identify the book that made him into a successful children's writer and illustrator.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be challenged to:

  • Recall which book made Dr. Seuss a huge success
  • Know where Dr. Seuss met his wife
  • Recognize awards Dr. Seuss received for his books
  • Remember Dr. Seuss's full name
  • Identify the job Dr. Seuss had before he became a children's writer and illustrator

Skills Practiced

You'll get practice using the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - take away important information from the related lesson on Dr. Seuss
  • Information recall - remember what you know about the awards Dr. Seuss received for his work
  • Knowledge application - use what you know about Dr. Seuss to remember which book skyrocketed his career

Additional Learning

If you want to learn more about this famous children's author, check out the lesson called Dr. Seuss's Biography & Books: Lesson for Kids. The lesson helps you:

  • Learn when and where Dr. Seuss was born
  • Describe his legacy
  • Name famous Dr. Seuss books