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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 16, "The Search".
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Zach want to do that surprises Willie after they first meet?
(a) He wants to take a bath.
(b) He wants to come back the next day.
(c) He wants to stay with Tom and Willie.
(d) He wants to get a hair cut.
2. What confusing saying did Zach leave Willie with on the night they first met?
(a) In a while, crocodile.
(b) See ya later, alligator.
(c) Just looking for spies.
(d) Roger, wilco, and out.
3. Why does Willie end up in Mrs. Black's class?
(a) Because he is Catholic.
(b) Because he is an evacuee.
(c) Because he can't read.
(d) Because of his age.
4. What do the townspeople do when Tom joins them at the meeting?
(a) They jump up to greet him.
(b) They ignore him.
(c) They nudge one another to take notice of Tom.
(d) They snicker.
5. How old is Willie?
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Willie want to cry when he reaches the gate to the field?
2. What does Tom teach Willie to do on their walk to mail the postcard?
3. What is ironic about Miss Thorne's thoughts concerning Willie's stay with Tom?
4. What is Tom carrying that surprises the librarian?
5. What new name does Zach give to Willie?
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