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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What kind of people are in the car Dave has to identify?
(a) Asian people
(b) Hispanic people
(c) African American people
(d) White people
2. What do Toph and Dave do in the evenings?
(a) Play pool
(b) Watch videos
(c) Sing karoke
3. What is Kirsten looking for in this chapter?
(a) A job
(b) A car
(c) A new boyfriend
(d) A house
4. Who does Dave spend all of his time with in this chapter?
5. What does Dave's mother suffer from?
(b) Bowel cancer
(d) Stomach cancer
6. What do the kids help Dave do?
(a) Find a phone
(b) Search the beach
(c) Search a bar
(d) Find a policeman
7. What usually prompts Dave and Toph to tidy the house?
(a) The smell
(b) A visit form Beth
(c) When Dave has a date
(d) When they run out of clean plates
8. What does Beth talk her mother into doing?
(a) Going to the hospital
(b) Leaving home
(c) Going to work
9. Where does Meredith agree to meet Dave?
(a) At a restaurant
(b) In Mexico
(c) Outside her apartment
(d) At a bar
10. What is Dave struggling to decide in this chapter?
(a) Throwing his parents' things away
(b) Where to send Toph to school
(c) Who to date
(d) What job to take
11. What does Dave decide to tell for the first time when a mother at Toph's school asks about his situation?
(a) His opinion on life
(b) A joke
(c) The truth
(d) A lie
12. What does Dave resent in this chapter?
(a) Looking after Toph
(b) Phoning social services every morning
(c) Taking Toph to school
(d) Being the one with his parents' belongings
13. Where is Toph sleeping?
(a) On the couch
(b) In his bed
(c) On the kitchen floor
(d) On a rug
14. What is the name of Dave's sister?
15. What does Dave feel it is important to show Toph in this chapter?
(c) Their homeland
Short Answer Questions
1. What do Dave and Toph leave on the coffee table for weeks at a time?
2. Why does Dave not go out at night?
3. Where does Beth come back from in this chapter?
4. Where do Dave and Toph eat their meals?
5. What do the Mexican kids take from Dave?
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