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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. 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. What makes Ellie cry in Chapter 29?
(a) Marcus tells her he doesn't want to be friends.
(b) Her mother leaves home.
(c) Kurt Cobain's attempted suicide.
(d) Her teacher yells at her.
3. Who is Clive?
(a) Will's brother.
(b) Marcus' father.
(c) Fiona's new boyfriend.
(d) Marcus' friend.
4. Why is the Christmas dinner a disaster?
(a) Fiona has the flu.
(b) Will and Fiona have a big fight.
(c) Fiona serves a vegetarian loaf.
(d) The main course gets burned.
5. What does Will give Marcus for Christmas?
(a) A pair of sneakers.
(b) A guitar.
(c) A Nirvana album.
(d) Namebrand clothes.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Marcus try to keep Ellie from seeing the newspapers in Chapter 31?
2. What does Will tell Marcus about what Ellie told him in Chapter 20?
3. Who is Lindsey?
4. Why is Will unhappy in Chapter 18?
5. What does Fiona conclude of Will when they go out for a drink in Chapter 18?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Fiona suggest that Marcus visit his father? What makes Marcus agree to go?
2. How do Ellie and Zoe react in Chapter 21 when Marcus tells them that he knows Ellie was lying to him before?
3. How does Fiona react when she finds out about Marcus' visits to Will's house?
4. Describe the Christmas dinner in Chapter 22.
5. What do Will and Fiona discuss over a drink in Chapter 18?
6. What deal do Marcus and Will make in Chapter 26?
7. Who argues in Chapter 23?
8. What shocks Marcus' classmates in Chapter 21?
9. What does Will confess to Rachel in Chapter 28?
10. Who is Ellie? What do Ellie and Marcus talk about in Chapter 19?
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