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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Section 1: Chapter 4.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Jack Gantos's father helped secure him a job as __________ in San Juan.
(a) An electrician.
(b) A janitor.
(c) A plumber.
(d) A landscaper.
2. In Section 1, Chapter 2, Gantos explains he was in what year in high school when he began working?
3. Tim Scanlon promised to help Gantos by going in with him to buy ____________, which they could sell.
(b) Baseball cards.
(c) Broken cars.
4. In Section 1, Chapter 4, Gantos found himself inspired by what novel?
(a) Book of Dreams.
(b) The Sea is My Brother.
(c) The Subterraneans.
(d) On the Road.
5. Where in Florida did Jack Gantos's parents send him so that he could finish school?
(b) Key West.
(c) S.t. Petersburg.
(d) Fort Lauderdale.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why was Jack Gantos unable to attend school in San Juan?
2. Where did Gantos arrive just as a tropical storm hit?
3. What kind of business did Jack Gantos's father run?
4. As Gantos spent time talking with Tim Scanlon he began to regret his decision to ____________.
5. While in school, Gantos had a crush on his teacher for what class?
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