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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. What part of the ship's body does the colonel's bullet hit?
(a) His neck.
(b) His back.
(c) His leg.
(d) His stomach.
2. While she is doing her language homework, how does Zuta feel about the confrontation that happened at the dinner table earlier that night?
(a) She is apathetic.
(b) She is hurt.
(c) She is confused.
(d) She is frustrated.
3. Which of the following is not something Joey adds to his fruit compote in the hopes of getting a laugh from the family?
4. What animal is Uncle most afraid of in the wild?
5. What happens when the ship owner's wife slaps the man sitting next to her?
(a) The man blacks out.
(b) The man has a seizure.
(c) The man vomits.
(d) The man slaps her back.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the Youngblood family members is always the first to bathe in the mornings?
2. Which of the following words is not one Joey writes on the wall of the Youngbloods' bathroom?
3. Who accuses the valet of stealing the family's silver?
4. What does Joey's Aunt Hurlecka keep in the pockets of her apron?
5. Which of the following is not something the narrator claims gives him inspiration in his writing life?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the narrator of the novel think about symmetry?
2. How does Auntie feel about the budding friendship between Valek and Kneadus?
3. What does Joey see when he spies on the Youngblood family as they get ready for the morning in the bathroom?
4. How does the narrator explain his beliefs that all art is an imitation?
5. What causes the epileptic seizure that frightens the crowd of spectators at the tennis match?
6. What happens when the Marquis de Filiberthe joins the brawl at the tennis match?
7. What are Valek and Kneadus doing in the woods when Auntie and Uncle find them there?
8. How does Joey feel about the decorations in Mrs. Youngblood's bedroom?
9. How does Mrs. Youngblood react when she sees Zuta walking down the street with a boy she doesn't know?
10. What interesting items does Joey find in Zuta's bedroom when he snoops through her belongings?
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