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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 6, While Father is Away.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the disgusting punishment Dave's mother invents for him when the family is vacationing at the Russian River in in Chapter 4, The Fight for Food?
(a) She forces him to eat rotten food.
(b) She forces him to eat worms from the garden.
(c) She pushes a soiled diaper in his face, telling him to eat it.
(d) She forces him to clean Russell's diaper with his bare hands.
2. What is the new baby's name?
3. Near the end of summer in Chapter 6, While Father is Away, what does Dave's mother send him to do?
(a) Wash windows in the neighborhood.
(b) Mow lawns in the neighborhood.
(c) Grocery shop.
(d) Deliver newspapers.
4. What does Dave do when he finds that his stab wound is infected?
(a) He takes care of it himself.
(b) He goes to Stan for help.
(c) He goes to his father for help.
(d) He goes to his mother for help.
5. What piece of clothing has Dave's mother made him wear to school every day for the past two years in Chapter 1, The Rescue?
(a) A ripped t-shirt.
(b) A shirt that hangs down to his knees.
(c) A long-sleeved shirt full of holes.
(d) A shirt that is too small for him.
Short Answer Questions
1. Beginning in Chapter 3, Bad Boy, who becomes Dave's protector?
2. What is the one thing Dave wants, even more than food in Chapter 6, While Father is Away?
3. What is Dave thinking as he looks at his stab wound and sits at the bottom of the stairs?
4. What is the name of Dave's father?
5. How does Dave's mother look on a typical day?
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