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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 7, The Lord's Prayer.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Dave's mother's favorite weapon against him?
(a) Withholding food.
(b) Open handed slaps.
(c) Kicks to the thighs.
(d) Slaps with a leather belt.
2. What does Dave fantasize about as he lies in bed at night in Chapter 4, The Fight for Food?
(a) A way out of the house.
(b) Running away.
(c) A huge chocolate cake.
(d) A huge cheeseburger with all the fixings.
3. Dave's mother comes after him as he sits in his chair in the bedroom in Chapter 3, Bad Boy. What does she do to him?
(a) She gives him a hug.
(b) She tells him she is sorry.
(c) She hits him over and over and dislocates his shoulder.
(d) She brushes his hair.
4. What does Dave's father promise him as they talk quietly together in Chapter 6, While Father is Away?
(a) He will force Mother to stop her abuse.
(b) Someday they will leave Mother's house.
(c) He will bring food to Dave every day.
(d) He will have Mother locked up.
5. How is Dave treated by the rest of the family when his mother is in the hospital?
(a) He is still ostracized.
(b) He is given food and plays with his brothers.
(c) He is given food but is beaten by his brothers.
(d) He is given food but stays in the basement.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Dave's mother give him roller skates for Christmas?
2. What is the name of Dave's father?
3. What is Dave told after the phone call to his mother in Chapter 1, The Rescue?
4. Who does Dave show the scar on his chest to while he is in the principal's office?
5. Who is the leader of a small band of girls that torment Dave?
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