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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did Jeff use to carry a bundle of food with him to the island?
(a) His backpack
(b) A scarf
(c) His guitar case
(d) A brown paper bag
2. Jeff begins to read all that he can about _____________ in order to feel close to Melody.
(b) The South
3. It seems to Jeff that the object flying across the island is saying ______________.
(a) Who the heck are you
(b) Why are you here
(c) Just leave me alone
(d) Get out of here
4. Jeff doesn't care what's happening to him at school, because of _____________, "nothing could touch him."
(a) His guitar
(d) The Professor
5. What does Jeff do in response to the offer of a new Christmas gift, though he explains his response later?
(a) Gets angry
(c) Leaves the house
6. When the Professor retreats to his study after learning about Melody, what does he leave in the kitchen?
(a) His coffee
(b) His hat
(c) A shoe
(d) His briefcase
7. What is NOT one of the things that Jeff does when he is at the island?
(b) Collects trash
(c) Runs along the dunes
(d) Watches the waves
8. Jeff decides he wants to be perfect in his _____________ for Melody.
9. Then Melody tells Jeff that he is just like ______________ in the way that he waits for her to get him.
(a) A little boy
(b) His father
(c) A polite person
(d) A man
10. What does Jeff decide to give to his father as a gift for Christmas this particular year?
(c) A book
11. Brother Thomas also suggests to Jeff that Jeff talk to his father about _______________ as it would be good for him.
(a) His feelings
12. What does Jeff's father give to Jeff for Christmas which is a touching gift to receive?
(a) A book of baby pictures
(b) An old home movie
(c) A picture of him and Jeff
(d) Old Martin guitar
13. _____________ apologizes to Jeff for allowing him to get so sick and for not scheduling regular check-ups.
(a) Brother Thomas
(c) The Professor
14. How does Jeff find out that his mother left him and his father to go help other people?
(b) He doesn't
(d) Phone call
15. The boyfriend tells Jeff that Melody married the Professor because she was ______________.
Short Answer Questions
1. What must Jeff hurry to do as he has stayed at the island for such a long time?
2. Jeff runs out of the room after receiving his gift, thinking that ___________ would be a terrible way to show how much he loved the gift.
3. Jeff ends up ________________ on the beach, which leaves him feeling great.
4. Jeff feels bad about the money that the Professor is paying for his __________ since he things it's been a waste.
5. Melody becomes upset with Jeff at first because everyone else has already _____________.
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