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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chance, A Short List of Things My Father Lost Gambling, The World of Ideas.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who did Zippy's dad say was Melinda's real dad?
(a) Doc Holiday.
(b) Slim Jenkins.
(c) Timmy's dad.
(d) Dave Newman.
2. What did Zippy's father lose gambling that belonged to her and only her?
(a) Zippy's bracelet.
(b) A twenty-five dollar savings bond.
(c) A ruby ring.
(d) A dresser from Zippy's room.
3. Who owned the drugstore in town?
(a) Mr. Blandings.
(b) Doc Holiday.
(c) Mr. Sterling.
4. What was Zippy's cat's name that she thought she'd lost forever but later found inside Petey's house?
(c) It had no name.
5. What did Reed Ball threaten to do to Zippy's dogs if they didn't stop barking?
(a) Let them out of their cages.
(b) Poison them.
(c) Shoot them.
(d) Steal them.
Short Answer Questions
1. How did Zippy's sister react to the news that Zippy's chicken was killed?
2. What was Zippy wearing in her second grade picture?
3. How much did Zippy have in her bank when she opened it to get money to vote for her sister as Fair Queen?
4. When Daniel saw Melinda sitting on the edge of the tub fully dressed after he'd been waiting to get into the bathroom, what did he do to Melinda?
5. What did Zippy's mom get in trouble for in Catholic School?
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