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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What will be built by the city on Fairmount Avenue?
(c) Street lights.
2. Why does the city move something out in Chapter 4?
(a) To put in telephone poles.
(b) To pave the streets.
(c) To clean the area.
(d) To widen the streets.
3. What is the name of Tomie's favorite brother?
4. What does Tomie say studs are for?
(b) Blue prints.
(c) Horse breeding.
(d) Strength training.
5. Who does Tomie see his first Disney movie with?
(a) His brother.
(b) His father.
(c) His school mates.
(d) His cousin.
6. What does the cellar covering create?
(a) The house floor.
(b) Sturdy walking space.
(d) The foundation.
7. What does Tomie want to be when he grows up?
(a) A singer.
(b) A teacher.
(c) A writer.
(d) An artist.
8. Why does Tomie say he will never forget the year that this book starts out?
(a) His father died.
(b) There was a hurricane.
(c) The war started.
(d) He started school.
9. What does the title of the book refer to?
(a) A dream Tomie had.
(b) His mother's childhood home.
(c) The address of the orphanage.
(d) The house Tomie's father is building.
10. What has to be put into the backyard?
11. What does Tomie say the first step of building things is?
(a) To create plans.
(b) To buy the land.
(c) To ask permission.
(d) To make a foundation.
12. What is Tomie supposed to call all his grandmothers?
13. What is Tomie's favorite thing to do in his spare time?
(a) Go to movies.
(b) Take walks.
(c) Watch TV.
(d) Read books.
14. How does Tomie feel about what his father is building?
(a) He is excited about it.
(b) He is angry about it.
(c) He thinks it is a waste of money.
(d) He is confused by it.
15. How does Tomie describe Mae West?
Short Answer Questions
1. When does Tomie's father promise to complete the house?
2. What happens to everyone in town during the natural disaster at the beginning of the book?
3. What are the things that Tomie thinks is candy when he can't find any in the regular spot?
4. Where does Tomie see his first Disney movie?
5. What makes Tomie mad when the walls are finished?
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