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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 occupation of Dave's father?
(d) Bank clerk.
2. What is Dave told after the phone call to his mother in Chapter 1, The Rescue?
(a) Dave should not make his mother angry.
(b) Dave is to blame for everything.
(c) Dave is free.
(d) Dave is going back to his mother.
3. Dave's mother pushes her finger down his throat, forcing him to vomit up the frozen food he stole at school. What does she do then?
(a) She forces him to eat the vomited food.
(b) She makes him stand in the corner.
(c) She forces him to eat rotten garbage.
(d) She forces him to kneel on the kitchen floor all night.
4. What does the principal give to Dave after the meeting in his office?
(a) A tray of food.
(b) A suspension.
(c) A letter for his mother .
(d) A detention.
5. What is the first thing Dave does when he gets to school in Chapter 1, The Rescue?
(a) He goes to the school office and is then sent to the nurse.
(b) He goes to the auditorium for assembly.
(c) He goes to his homeroom.
(d) He goes to the lunch room for milk.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Dave's mother feel after she stabs him?
2. What is Dave's frame of mind when he sees his father leaving for work in the morning?
3. What is Dave's mother's reaction when she finds out he has been stealing lunches at school?
4. What nickname does Dave's father use for him?
5. What does Dave's mother explain to her children while their cat is having kittens?
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