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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 Will confide to Ellie?
(a) His father is missing.
(b) Jennifer broke up with him a few months ago.
(c) His family is moving at the end of the school year.
(d) Things have been strange for him lately.
2. What does Ellie do in anticipation of attending the game and party at Will's house?
(a) Buys a new pair of jeans.
(b) Has her hair streaked.
(c) Has her hair permed.
(d) Tries to dress glamorously.
3. What does Ellie not understand concerning Mr. Morton?
(a) He would yell at her at a football game.
(b) He would care which poem she analyzed.
(c) He knows so much about her.
(d) He is mad at her, but not Lance.
4. Who is Cavalier?
(a) Marco's screen name.
(b) Will's screen name.
(c) Lance's nickname.
(d) Ellie's best friend's dog.
5. How long has Ellie known Liz?
(a) One day.
(b) Her whole life.
(c) About a year.
(d) Several weeks.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did Will look Ellie up in the school directory?
2. What does Ellie think of the majority of the kids at school?
3. Where does the group go sailing the next day?
4. What is Ellie's screen name?
5. To whom is Lance talking on the sidelines?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Ellie running with her father in a wooded area?
2. What happens during the football game with Will, Lance, and one of the other team members?
3. How does Will interact with Ellie's parents?
4. Describe Ellie's encounter with Mr. Morton at the football game.
5. What do Ellie and Will write to each other in emails when Ellie gets home from track tryouts?
6. What happens as the teens prepare to go sailing?
7. Summarize what Ellie says about the Arthurian legend.
8. What does Marco do that seems to be a deliberate attempt to upset Will?
9. What does Ellie notice when she runs by a ravine? Why does she think it odd?
10. What poem is initially assigned to Ellie in class? How does she get a different one?
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