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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who is Dave watching TV with in this chapter?
(a) His mother
(b) His girlfriend
(c) His father
(d) His sister

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

3. Where does Dave insist the kids go with him in this chapter?
(a) To his apartment
(b) To find a phone
(c) To his car
(d) To the police station

4. What word best describes Dave's relationship with the older woman?
(a) Intense
(b) Loving
(c) Casual
(d) Serious

5. What did Dave's father die from?
(a) A brain tumor
(b) Cancer
(c) Flu
(d) AIDS

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Dave want women to understand about him?

2. Where does Dave sleep in this chapter?

3. Who does Dave say stares at him during the Little League games?

4. Why does Dave not date much?

5. What is the name of Dave's sister?

Short Essay Questions

1. How does Dave feel when he finally leaves Toph with a babysitter?

2. What does Dave think about as he holds ice to his mother's nose?

3. Why does Dave not date many women?

4. Give an example of Dave and Toph's being late.

5. Summarize Chapter 3.

6. What different directions do the characters take in Chapter 2?

7. Describe Dave's father's funeral.

8. How does Dave act in the club with his friends?

9. In what way does Dave struggle with the memory of his parents in Chapter 4?

10. Why does Dave think it is important to go to the gym?

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