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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Johnny Rivers do in the bottom of the fifth inning in order to highlight the strength of Willie's pitching?
(a) He begs Willie to take it easy on him.
(b) He soaks his catching hand in ice between batters.
(c) He stuffs his catcher's mitt with socks because he says Willie is throwing so hard.
(d) He falls over backward when one of Willie's pitches hits his glove.
2. How does the umpire respond after Sal Whitworth hits Johnny?
(a) He gives Sal a warning and threatens to throw him out.
(b) He calls both coaches over and asks them to control their players.
(c) He tells Johnny that he deserved it, and he had better be quiet now.
(d) He throws Sal out of the game for unsportsmanlike conduct.
3. How does Willie feel about his meeting with Cyril Wheat?
(a) Willie resents the fact that Cyril is making him talk and is angry.
(b) Willie is not sure how he feels because he is not sure whether he trusts Cyril.
(c) Willie is glad that he came and feels relieved to have someone to talk to.
(d) Willie feels completely empty inside and cannot describe his emotions.
4. What is Lacey's primary occupation?
(a) He is a pimp, or as he says, "human relations management."
(b) He is a security guard.
(c) He is the "muscle" for a crime family.
(d) He is a bouncer at a nightclub.
5. What advice does Big Will give to Willie regarding his poor pass in the last football game?
(a) "Any son of mine will not embarrass me with another poor play like that."
(b) "Always visualize the path the ball should take before you release your throw."
(c) "Never do less than your best just because you're playing an inferior team."
(d) "Life is too short to make bad passes."
Short Answer Questions
1. What promise does Cyril make to Willie at the end of Chapter 7?
2. What does Cyril Wheat's T-shirt say?
3. Where does Willie stay his first night in Oakland?
4. What kind of program brings Cyril Wheat to Coho, Montana?
5. What is Willie's first mistake of the Crazy Horse Electric game?
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