Sheer pandemonium and chaos broke out when the third graders noticed that the class boa constrictor was not in its cage. The teacher could not control or lessen the screaming that followed in such disorderly pandemonium. Finally, when the pandemonium and unruly uproar died down, the teacher could finally explain that the boa constrictor was at the vet, not lost in the classroom, and would be back on Tuesday.
Quiz: What is an example of pandemonium?
- An unexpected fire drill that causes chaos and confusion among hundreds of students.
- A large audience that applauds for several minutes upon the conclusion of a Shakespeare play.
- An orderly group of runners participating in a race that takes them through downtown Chicago.