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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 20.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Willie feel about his meeting with Cyril Wheat?
(a) Willie is not sure how he feels because he is not sure whether he trusts Cyril.
(b) Willie resents the fact that Cyril is making him talk and is angry.
(c) Willie feels completely empty inside and cannot describe his emotions.
(d) Willie is glad that he came and feels relieved to have someone to talk to.
2. What keeps Willie from acting like a cocky kid?
(a) Willie does not realize how good he is.
(b) Willie's teammates are just as talented as he is.
(c) Wilie's father would not allow it.
(d) Willie's mother has taught him to be gracious and grateful.
3. Why does Andre refuse to let Willie leave the basketball court?
(a) He is afraid that Willie is frustrated and wants him to talk about it.
(b) He says that he should never leave the court on a miss.
(c) He wants him to finish the game that they are playing.
(d) He sees some other kids and wants Willie to introduce himself.
4. Why does Willie wish he had known how to perform CPR when he was twelve?
(a) He would be much more confident about performing the procedure if he had those years of practice.
(b) He could have been a lifeguard at the pool.
(c) Maybe he would not be afraid of the water.
(d) He could have saved his sister.
5. Why does Mrs. Weaver blame Big Will for the family's problems?
(a) She criticizes him for working too much and not being around.
(b) She says that he does not talk to anyone, and he does nothing to help the family out.
(c) She blames him for Willie's accident, which is the cause of all of their problems.
(d) She is angry because he has started to drink too much.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Willie agree to try racquetball even though he feels like he might be setting himself up for another failure?
2. What does Willie find inside the school that terrifies him?
3. Why is Willie wearing a sweatshirt with the word LURCH printed on the front?
4. What does Willie plan to tell the therapist (Cyril Wheat) as he is waiting in the office?
5. Who keeps calling Lacey's house and getting him upset?
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