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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 17-20.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Marcus do in anticipation of his mother's homecoming?
(a) He does all his homework.
(b) He hides all the sharp objects.
(c) He cleans the apartment.
(d) He makes her favorite dinner.
2. Why is Marcus having trouble at school in Chapter 3?
(a) He is not very smart.
(b) He is the new kid.
(c) He is rude to the teachers.
(d) He keeps skipping classes.
3. What does Will make up a story about in Chapter 8?
(a) His career.
(b) His dying father.
(c) His ex-wife looking after Ned for the day.
(d) His favorite music.
4. What does Will buy at the end of Chapter 12?
(a) A backpack for Marcus.
(b) A new television.
(c) A car seat.
(d) An expensive suit.
5. Who does Ellie say is on the front of her sweatshirt when Marcus asks about it?
(a) Karl Kobain.
(b) Kent Coburn.
(c) Kirk O'Bane.
(d) Kev O'Base.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is the author of "About a Boy"?
2. What does Will do when he sees the older kids going after Marcus in Chapter 16?
3. What does Will suggest of Marcus' intent with the duck in Chapter 9?
4. What has Marcus hit a duck with at the SPAT picnic?
5. Who does Will find sullen and difficult to get along with in Chapter 8?
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