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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Dave want to buy his mother for her birthday?
(a) A book
(b) A TV
(c) Flowers
(d) A radio

2. Why do Dave and Toph have to rush to the school open house?
(a) The car breaks down
(b) Dave takes a nap
(c) They get locked out of the house
(d) They get stuck in traffic

3. What is Dave's only income in this chapter?
(a) Toph's social security payments
(b) Selling stories
(c) Part time work at a gas station
(d) Selling paintings

4. Who carries Dave and Beth's mother to the car?
(a) Toph
(b) Dave's father
(c) Beth
(d) Dave

5. What do Dave and Toph eat when they watch videos?
(a) Popcorn
(b) Mints
(c) Sandwiches
(d) Popsicles

6. When did Dave graduate from college?
(a) The winter
(b) The autumn
(c) The summer
(d) The spring

7. What do the Mexican kids take from Dave?
(a) His shoes
(b) His shirt
(c) His socks
(d) His pants

8. What does Dave think Toph worries about?
(a) Dave leaving him
(b) Someone else in the family dying
(c) Losing Little League games
(d) Doing badly at school

9. Whose birthday is it in this chapter?
(a) Beth's
(b) Dave's mother
(c) Toph's
(d) Dave's

10. What does Dave resent in this chapter?
(a) Being the one with his parents' belongings
(b) Taking Toph to school
(c) Phoning social services every morning
(d) Looking after Toph

11. Where do Dave and Toph play Frisbee in this chapter?
(a) A tennis court
(b) The beach
(c) The garden
(d) A corn field

12. Why does Dave not go out at night?
(a) He likes watching TV
(b) He wants to stay with Toph
(c) He wants to save
(d) He is afraid of being beaten up

13. What do Dave and Toph have to rush to in this chapter?
(a) A funeral
(b) A football game
(c) A Little League game
(d) Toph's school open house

14. Where did Beth and Dave promise not to take their mother?
(a) A old people's home
(b) Home
(c) New York
(d) Hospital

15. What does Dave get bored of saying?
(a) Please and thank you
(b) Do your homework
(c) His story
(d) Tidy up your room

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Dave feel it is important to show Toph in this chapter?

2. What is Kirsten looking for in this chapter?

3. What do Beth and Dave think Toph is not ready for yet?

4. Where does Meredith agree to meet Dave?

5. Who is Dave watching TV with in this chapter?

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