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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Angela tells Tycho that she left the bar with a stranger but decided not to sleep with him. Why not?
(a) She doesn't love him.
(b) She thought he looked a bit insane.
(c) She doesn't want a bad reputation.
(d) She doesn't know his last name.
2. Who is trapped inside the car that has tumbled off the bridge?
3. Who interrupts the discussion between Angela and Roland?
(a) Roland's mother-in-law.
(b) The receptionist.
(d) Roland's mother.
4. Angela realizes that Dido has lied to her. What does Roland tell her that reveals the lie?
(a) That Roland wasn't aware of her existence.
(b) That Roland is not married and has no children.
(c) That Roland's children are aware of Angela.
(d) That Dido has kept in contact with him all these years.
5. In Chapter 13, it is clear that until now Tycho has been _______.
(a) A virgin.
(b) Afraid of cats.
(c) An intellectual.
(d) Too shy to make a pass at Angela.
6. Roland seems to know that Angela is shocked by what he has told her. What does he say to try to make her feel better?
(a) He says he wouldn't have been an asset in her life, and she is better off with just Dido as a parent.
(b) He tells her he has tried to contact her through the years, but Dido refuses to let him see her.
(c) He tells her that he is sorry for what has happened and asks her to forgive him.
(d) He tells her that he did love Dido at the time that Angela was conceived.
7. Although the midnight encounter with Angela has changed Tycho in some ways, Chapter 13 demonstrates that he is still his usual practical self. How?
(a) When Angela suggests he get rid of his jacket, he says it is not worn out yet.
(b) He checks to make sure there is gas in the car before they drive off.
(c) He takes an umbrella in case it starts to rain.
(d) He insists on making sure they have enough bus fare before they leave the house.
8. When Angela sees Dido after the accident, she is described as overcome with emotion. Why?
(a) She realizes that although Dido was not harmed, it could have been her in the car.
(b) She realizes Dido will know she spent the night with Tycho.
(c) She thinks her mother is angry with her.
(d) She is still angry with her mother for lying about Roland.
9. In Chapter 11, who does Tycho decide to make a phone call to?
10. Tycho's mother expresses her opinion of Angela. What does she say?
(a) Angela is from a broken home, so she is unstable.
(b) Angela is unfriendly and negative.
(c) Angela is just using Tycho.
(d) Angela is stuck-up.
11. When Richard and Tycho's father arrives home, they are in the middle of an argument. What is the argument about?
(a) Richard's choice of liquor for the party.
(b) Richard's careless driving.
(c) Richard's way of dressing in old clothing.
(d) Richard's rudeness to the clerk in the liquor store.
12. In Chapter 12, what revelation does Angela make to Tycho that surprises him?
(a) She is a virgin.
(b) She has broken up with Robin.
(c) She is in love with someone other than Robin.
(d) She is a virgo.
13. How does Roland initially act toward Angela in Chapter 9?
(a) He tells her he is glad to meet her.
(b) He smiles.
(c) He is hostile and rude.
(d) He is polite.
14. Who do Angela and Tycho discover sitting in the brush beside the car?
(a) Phil Cherry.
(b) Albert Cherry.
(d) Jerry Cherry.
15. Before Tycho and Angela leave for her house in Chapter 13, what do they do?
(a) Call Tycho's parents.
(b) Tidy up and eat bagels.
(c) Tidy up and have tea.
(d) Sweep the floor and feed the cat.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Angela calls Dido in Chapter 13, Angela is upset because _____.
2. In Chapter 11, what book is Tycho reading?
3. IN Chapter 11, why did Dido call Tycho earlier in the day?
4. As Tycho hangs up the phone after the late night call while his family is at the party, what startles him?
5. Tycho believes Angela is out of his league because she is beautiful, and he doesn't think he is very attractive. His mother tells him that beauty is only skin deep. What is Tycho's response?
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