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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. How many days pass before Dave's stab wound gets infected?
2. What are most of Dave's parent's arguments about?
(a) Money problems.
(d) Dave's brothers.
3. What is Dave's mother's biggest asset?
(a) Her intelligence.
(b) Her love for her family.
(c) Her determination.
(d) Her beauty.
4. What are Dave's feelings as he lies on his cot the night he is stabbed?
(a) He feels like a wounded animal.
(b) He feels ashamed.
(c) He feels abandoned.
(d) He gives up.
5. What is Dave's favorite place in the world to go during vacation, according to Chapter 2, Good Times?
(a) To the city.
(b) Camping in the Sierras.
(c) To the sea.
(d) The Russian River.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Dave's mother look on a typical day?
2. Beginning in Chapter 3, Bad Boy, what does Dave's mother do on the days his father is away at work?
3. What is the rare thing Dave's mother does when he finishes eating in Chapter 1, The Rescue?
4. How does Dave feel about his brothers as he hears them laugh at a TV show while they eat their desserts?
5. 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?
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