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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 Colin overhear Hassan and Lindsey discussing?
(a) About Lindsey's plan to break up with her current boyfriend.
(b) About Hassan not wanting to go to college.
(c) About Hassan's attraction to Colin's sister.
2. How do other children treat Colin in his first few years of school?
(a) They ignore him.
(b) They follow him.
(c) They bully him.
(d) They use him.
3. What is Hassan's response to what Colin tells him?
(a) To snap out of it.
(b) That the mouse was already dead.
(c) That it was a lousy job anyway.
(d) That Colin can move in with him.
4. In what area does Colin not excel at school?
5. Where are Colin's parents when they are first mentioned?
(a) Sitting on his bed.
(b) Looking at the pictures of Colin ex-girlfriends on his wall.
(c) Swimming in the ocean also.
(d) Down in the basement fighting about Colin.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do Hassan and Lindsey decide to play?
2. To what status does Colin refer when speaking to Hassan?
3. What does Colin remember about his third grade tutor?
4. How many employees do Hassan and Colin interview at the plant that day?
5. Who asked Colin if he wants to be her boyfriend?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Colin call his mother?
2. What does Colin remember about himself when he was 25 months old?
3. Who is waiting for Colin when he gets out of the shower and what do they tell Colin?
4. What happens when Colin talks to Katherine and what does he do as a result of the conversation?
5. What does Hassan propose to Colin's parents and what do they reply?
6. Who is in the convenience store when Colin and Hassan return from the grave and what does the person say to Colin?
7. What does Hollis offer Hassan and Colin?
8. What do Lindsey and Colin discuss before bedtime?
9. What is Colin doing at the opening of the novel and what is he upset about?
10. Where does the tour of the famous grave begin and who gives the tour?
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