James Patterson: Biography & Books


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How many books has James Patterson sold?

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1. What state was James Patterson born in?

2. What is the name of the protagonist in Patterson's most popular series?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This worksheet and corresponding quiz help you assess your knowledge of James Patterson and his life work. In order to pass the quiz, you must accurately answer questions about Patterson's most popular series and his reading movement for children.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Utilize this quiz and worksheet to test yourself on these topics:

  • The number of books Patterson has sold during his career
  • The state where Patterson was born
  • Patterson's most popular book series and its first book
  • Patterson's reading movement that encourages children to read

Skills Practiced

Practice these skills using these assessment tools:

  • Reading comprehension - draw the most important information about James Patterson's most popular book series from the accompanying lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding the number of books Patterson has sold
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Patterson's reading movement for children

Additional Learning

If you are interested in learning more about James Patterson, check out the lesson titled James Patterson: Biography & Books. It explores the following objectives:

  • Explore Patterson's life growing up and his career outside writing
  • Discover the success of Patterson's first book and the reception for those published afterwards
  • Examine how Patterson works with co-authors
  • Identify the multiple genres that Patterson writes