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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 1 - 5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who did Luke's Mother hide her pregnancy from?
(a) Her father and sisters.
(b) Her brothers.
(c) Everyone, even her own mother and sisters.
(d) A few of her friends.
2. Who is going to be living in the new houses being built next to Luke's home?
(a) Miners and their families.
(c) Government workers and other city folk.
3. What does Luke's mother say is the reason she became pregnant with him?
(a) It was an accident and they were very upset about it.
(b) They planned to get pregnant.
(c) They were forced to get pregnant.
(d) It was an accident but they wanted him very much.
4. What can Luke not stop thinking about, so much so that he can't even concentrate on playing with his favorite toy?
(a) The new girl down the road.
(b) The outdoors.
(c) His mother.
(d) His father.
5. What is Luke playing with in Chapter 3 that had once been his favorite toy?
(a) A dinosaur.
(b) A racecar.
(c) A dump truck.
(d) A train.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is Luke afraid he will never be allowed outside again?
2. In Chapter 5, what does the letter from the Government tell Luke's father to get rid of?
3. After Luke's mother calls him to come into the house from the woods, what does Luke do for the first time in his life?
4. Who does Luke recall showing up, surprisingly, at his family's home years ago, begging for food?
5. What does Mark offer to play a game of with Luke to cheer him up after barging into his room?
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