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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. There is something about the girl Jeff meets that reminds him of his island in _______________.
(a) North Carolina
(b) South Carolina
2. Brother Thomas sends Jeff ____________ about his father from national magazines and papers.
(a) Phone conversations
3. Melody says that she merely wants a ______________ from Jeff before she leaves on a trip.
4. What is Jeff surprised to find on his report card, though his father is not?
(a) All Fs
(b) All As
(c) All Bs
(d) All Ds
5. Melody tells Jeff she knows he picked his father because he is the ____________________.
(a) Peaceful one
(b) Nice one
(c) Smart one
(d) Rich and famous one
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Jeff invite out on his boat once school finally lets out for the year?
2. What does Jeff decide to give to Miss Opal from his inheritance?
3. Jeff feels sorry for Melody who never knew what the real ____________ were, according to him.
4. Jeff realizes he would really treasure the ________________ as a connection to the past.
5. James tells Jeff that Dicey knows how to __________ and did it frequently on their trip after their mother was put in the hospital.
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Jeff begin to ride the roller coasters after returning home to his father's house?
2. What does Jeff do for the Tillermans, though he has gone out of his way to avoid them after Melody's visit?
3. What does the girl that stops to listen to Jeff do when she comes back to visit a second time?
4. Why does Sammy think that if his sister turned out to be like their mom it wouldn't be a bad thing?
5. What does Jeff begin to do in order to see Dicey more often, meeting her brother at the same time?
6. What does Melody believe about the reason why Jeff decided to stay with his father instead of with her?
7. What does Jeff begin to realize the principal at his school and Melody did when he receives all As?
8. Who is waiting for Jeff when he returns from his visit with Melody?
9. Why do Brother Thomas and the Professor show up at the amusement park to see Jeff?
10. What does Jeff do during the last free period of the day during his sophomore year of high school?
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