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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why is April babysitting Marshall?
(a) Because there was a death in the family.
(b) Elizabeth's parents are taking her somewhere special for her birthday.
(c) Elizabeth is injured and in the emergency room at the hospital.
(d) Because his parents and Elizabeth are going to a concert.
2. Who is selected to be the Oracle?
3. What do the Egyptians do after the first intruder lands in the storage yard?
(a) They attack the intruder.
(b) They throw things at the intruder.
(c) They hang to each other in panic.
(d) They scatter.
4. Why is Security missing?
(a) Marshall gave it to Elizabeth, who forgot what she did with it.
(b) The Egyptians left in such a rush that everyone forgot about Security.
(c) Marshall took a bus ride with his mother and left it on the bus.
(d) Marshall brought it to nursery school, and he left it there by accident.
5. What happens to Elizabeth's pet parakeet, Petey?
(a) It is killed by a cat.
(b) It flies away.
(c) It is sold to an old woman in the neighborhood.
(d) It gets sick and dies.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Petey's Egyptian name?
2. What do Ken and Toby bring to Egypt after the children are permitted outside again?
3. What is Elizabeth's solution regarding what to do with the intruders?
4. What do the Egyptians think they should do because strange things are occurring in Egypt?
5. Why does Marshall apologize to April?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the Oracle of Thoth?
2. How did Security become lost?
3. What is the inspiration for the Oracle ceremony?
4. Why do April and Marshall go to Egypt at night?
5. Why did the Egyptians have to leave Egypt immediately when it is April's turn to pose a question?
6. What is the story the Egyptians develop for the demise of Elizabeth's parakeet, Petey?
7. What happens when April and Marshall leave Egypt after visiting there at night?
8. What secret does Toby reveal to April and Melanie?
9. Why does Toby want to finish the hieroglyphic alphabet?
10. How does Marshal describe the man who hurt April?
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