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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5, Encounters in a Changing Street.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does the man Angela believes is her father react when he sees her?
(a) He smiles and then goes back out the door.
(b) He gapes at her in disbelief and then asks her name.
(c) Nothing; he doesn't see her.
(d) He gapes at her in disbelief and then turns his back.
2. Tycho counts the hours until _____.
(a) He will see Angela again.
(b) He has to go to work.
(c) He has to go to school.
(d) He can leave home for good.
3. Tycho is surprised when he watches Richard dressing. Why?
(a) Richard puts on a pair of his father's socks.
(b) Richard is wearing a tie.
(c) Richard puts on a pair of clean briefs and then a pair of old ones with holes over top.
(d) Richard is dressing in his best clothes.
4. Richard goads Tycho about the quote, "Nothing exists but atoms and the void," saying he is ____.
(a) So middle class.
(b) So boring.
(c) So ridiculous.
(d) So naive.
5. The morning after the middle-of-the-night phone call, why does Richard go into Tycho's room?
(a) Richard's clothes are still in Tycho's room.
(b) He wants to complain about their sister.
(c) He wants to borrow money.
(d) He wants to wake Tycho up.
Short Answer Questions
1. Africa changes her story in the second phone call. What does she say?
2. When Angela brings up the idea of a reconciliation between her parents, her mother rejects the idea. Why?
3. Tycho says people avoided him when he was younger because ___.
4. How is the man Angela believes to be her father described in Chapter 5?
5. When Angela looks out the window at the beginning of the book, she sees her mother ___.
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