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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is demanded of Moose before he can get into his apartment after finding the convict ball?
(a) Where he got the ball.
(b) The promise of a date.
(c) An invitation to a party.
(d) Help with homework.
2. What day are the baseball games changed to?
3. Why are convict balls so rare?
(a) They are cleaned up daily.
(b) Theresa's father collects them.
(c) Piper finds them all.
(d) The inmates are out if the ball leaves the walls.
4. What do Moose and Scout do at lunchtime?
(a) Race each other.
(b) Sing songs.
(d) Play baseball.
5. What do the children do after getting yelled at about the laundry scheme?
(a) They do chores.
(b) They play on the dock.
(c) They write apology letters.
(d) They give back the nickels.
6. What does Moose argue about after the party?
(a) Natalie's clothing.
(b) Natalie's age.
(c) His bed time.
(d) His grades.
7. Who makes Natalie want to see 105?
8. What gives Mother false hope about Natalie's future?
(a) Lying about her age.
(b) Finding new schools.
(c) Teaching her at home.
(d) Tracking her improvement.
9. What does Natalie do when something happens to her buttons at the dock?
(a) She runs away.
(b) She vomits.
(c) She screams and kicks.
(d) She freezes.
10. Who does Natalie specifically ask for at the family party?
11. Where does Moose finally find a convict ball?
(a) Under the bridge.
(b) Wedged in the gate.
(c) In Natalie's room.
(d) From 105.
12. Who does Moose walk home from the party?
13. Why is Moose so obsessed with finding a convict ball?
(a) He is the only Alcatraz kid without one.
(b) They are worth a lot of money.
(c) His dad wants one for Christmas.
(d) Scout wants one.
14. What is the first way Moose helps with the laundry scheme?
(a) He collects nickels.
(b) He carries the clean laundry to school.
(c) He puts some laundry in his order.
(d) He lies to the warden about it.
15. What disappoints the kids who paid for Piper's laundry service?
(a) Their clothes were ruined.
(b) The clothes small funny.
(c) The clothes are just clean.
(d) It took too long.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who interrupts Scout and Piper when they are talking about the games?
2. How does Moose describe the meeting with 105?
3. What makes Scout stop hanging out with Piper?
4. What does Moose's father get angry with him about?
5. What does Moose slip under to look for convict balls?
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