|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What book does Vicky's grandfather bring out to help settle an argument?
(a) The Little Prince.
(b) The Rubaiyat.
(c) Messengers of God.
(d) The Prophet.
2. What does John appreciate about Vicky?
(a) How she helps the family.
(b) Her wit.
(c) Her integrity.
(d) Her willingness to try new things.
3. What does Vicky's grandfather have thousands of?
(c) Fishing lures.
4. Why does Vicky go to work with John?
(a) She wants to see Adam.
(b) She is taking pictures of John working.
(c) She is giving him a ride.
(d) It is her day to visit with the dolphins.
5. What happened to Grandfather?
(a) Heart attack.
(b) Torn shoulder.
(c) Broken ankle.
6. What happens when Commander Rodney is saving a young boy?
(a) The boy drowns.
(b) Sharks attack the boy.
(c) Rodney has a heart attack.
(d) Rodney finds a mysterious coin.
7. About what does Vicki wonder concerning dolphins and being alone?
(a) How dolpins react to one of their trainers leaving.
(b) Why dolphins are communal creatures.
(d) How dolphins react to death.
8. What does Vicky write and show her grandfather?
(a) An epic poem.
(b) A story about a lost young man.
(c) A one-act play.
(d) A rondel.
9. What piece of writing does Vicky's grandfather share with her?
(a) A 6th century haiku.
(b) The Prophet.
(c) A text from the Bible.
(d) Some 17th century poetry.
10. What does Vicky not tell her siblings?
(a) That she was going away to college a year early.
(b) That their mother has to go overseas for awhile.
(c) What her father asked of her this summer.
(d) That the family is moving.
11. What does Leo ask Vicky to do with him?
(a) Play a game of chess.
(b) Take a walk.
(c) Go swimming.
(d) Go to the movies.
12. What does Leo tell Vicky he knows about her grandfather?
(a) That her grandfather is also retired military like Leo's father.
(b) That her grandfather likes making kites.
(c) That her grandfather is a good carpenter.
(d) That her grandfather is ill.
13. To what is Vicky drawn in Adam?
(a) His wit.
(b) His light.
(c) His good looks.
(d) His smile.
14. Who are Una and Nini?
(b) Women who clean the lab area.
(d) German scientists at the lab.
15. How does Vicky get home from the lab?
(a) Her bicycle.
(d) A city bus.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Vicky sleep?
2. What has Rob been doing when Vicky finds him?
3. What does Vicky leave out in her stories to Rob about her visit to the marine lab?
4. What is Leo's mother planning to return to doing?
5. What worries Vicky and her siblings about the swallows?
This section contains 482 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)