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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where was Vernon's mom when she died?
(a) At work.
(b) At home.
(c) At a hospital.
(d) In her car.
2. Who tells Vernon that Maxine is drunk?
(b) Miss Annie.
3. What does Maxine carry in her handbag?
(a) Trash bags.
(b) A bottle of whiskey.
(c) A phone and notebook.
4. What does Maxine say Ronald is watching when he's at home alone?
(c) Music videos.
(d) The Munsters.
5. What color is the hat Maxine is wearing the day Vernon first pays attention to her?
6. What is Vernon's father doing when Vernon comes downstairs in the middle of the night?
(a) Listening to the radio.
(c) Trying to learn to read.
(d) Eating a sandwich.
7. Who is the only person Miss Annie says can control Maxine?
(a) Miss Annie.
(c) Mr. Murphy.
(d) The police.
8. What kind of soap does Maxine say Ronald uses?
(c) Irish Spring.
9. Who made the meatloaf they're having for supper that night?
10. Who is holding Ben in the family picture Vernon likes?
(b) Their mom.
(c) No one.
(d) Their dad.
11. What does MIlt give to be auctioned off?
(a) Bags of potatoes.
(b) Half a ham.
(c) A case of sodas.
12. What is the show the three men put on during the carnival?
(a) The do a magic show.
(b) They dance and then teach the steps to the audience.
(c) They are dressed as the Pointer Sisters and sing.
(d) They sing as a barber shop quartet.
13. How long does Maxine say she and Ronald have lived in the house?
(a) Three years.
(b) Fourteen years.
(c) Five months.
(d) Five years.
14. Who threw a rock through Maxine's front window?
(a) Either Bobby or Jerry.
15. Where is Vernon when Maxine finds him in the opening pages of chapter 15?
(a) On his porch.
(b) In front of Milt's.
(c) At Jerry's.
(d) At Miss Annie's.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Vernon's mother's name?
2. What does Vernon say when Bobby teases him about going to Miss Annie's, asking if he's going to see his girlfriend?
3. How much does Steph say Vernon should be asked to pay at Milt's?
4. What does Ronald learn the doctors told Maxine when Ronald was born?
5. How long does it take for Vernon, Maxine and Ronald to clean up the yard?
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