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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Ali do while crying in Chapter 27?
(a) He apologizes to Marcus.
(b) He grins slyly when others aren't looking.
(c) He tries to hide in his room.
(d) He beats his chest with his fist.
2. Where does Will find Marcus at the beginning of Chapter 27?
(a) At Marcus' house.
(b) At Will's house.
(c) At the park.
(d) At the bus stop.
3. What does Will give Marcus for Christmas?
(a) Namebrand clothes.
(b) A Nirvana album.
(c) A guitar.
(d) A pair of sneakers.
4. What does Marcus do at the end of Chapter 26?
(a) He yells at his mother.
(b) He sets a stuffed animal on fire.
(c) He throws up.
(d) He runs out of the house.
5. Why is Will driving around in Chapter 20?
(a) To pick-up women.
(b) To run errands.
(c) To try and find a gas station.
(d) To listen to Nirvana at a loud volume.
6. Who does Will fall in love with?
7. Where does Will meet Fiona in Chapter 32?
(a) At Fiona's house.
(b) At the park.
(c) In a bar.
(d) At Marcus' school.
8. Who is Clive?
(a) Marcus' father.
(b) Marcus' friend.
(c) Will's brother.
(d) Fiona's new boyfriend.
9. What does Fiona file a complaint about at Marcus' school in Chapter 19?
(a) The lack of supervision during recess.
(b) Marcus' falling grades.
(c) The stolen sneakers.
(d) The cafeteria lunches.
10. What does Will wonder at the end of Chapter 28?
(a) If he is perhaps finally ready for a commitment.
(b) If he will ever truly be happy.
(c) If he should get a job.
(d) If he would make a good father.
11. How does Will feel about Fiona's request in Chapter 18?
(a) He is annoyed.
(b) He is uncomfortable.
(c) He is dumbfounded.
(d) He is delighted.
12. What does Will tell Marcus about what Ellie told him in Chapter 20?
(a) She was protecting Marcus.
(b) She isn't as smart as she thinks she is.
(c) She was making fun of him by telling him a lie.
(d) She was telling him the truth.
13. Why does Marcus become angry at Ellie in Chapter 29?
(a) She cheats on a test.
(b) She insults Will.
(c) She laughs at his mother.
(d) She suggests that Kurt Cobain will try to commit suicide again.
14. What does Fiona tell Marcus about his father in Chapter 31?
(a) That he is having a child with his girlfriend.
(b) That his father had an accident.
(c) That he is not Marcus' real father.
(d) That he is emigrating.
15. What makes Ellie and Zoe laugh in Chapter 21?
(a) When Marcus insults Ellie.
(b) When Marcus talks about Kurt Cobain.
(c) When Marcus tells Ellie she has nice eyes.
(d) When Marcus trips and then cries.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Marcus try to keep Ellie from seeing the newspapers in Chapter 31?
2. What does Will tell Rachel in Chapter 28?
3. During Will's and Fiona's meal in Chapter 32, what does Will realize is the only thing Fiona needs?
4. What does Fiona tell Will in Chapter 17?
5. What does Ellie confess to Marcus in Chapter 25?
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