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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When would Zero go to homeless shelters?
(a) When he was hungry.
(b) Only in bad weather.
(c) When he felt sad.
(d) When he was scared.
2. Why do the Zero and Stanley wash their socks in the jars?
(a) To keep bugs off the socks.
(b) To see if they can.
(c) To keep the socks cleaner.
(d) So they won't contaminate the water they drink.
3. What was Zero's mother at one point in time?
(a) A policewoman.
(b) A Girl Scout.
(c) A nun.
(d) A baby sitter.
4. What two things do Zero and Stanley pack before heading back to camp from the mountain?
(a) Shovels and water.
(b) Onions and water.
(c) Socks and shovels.
(d) Onions and clean socks.
5. What makes Stanley think there isn't much hope at the top of the mountain?
(a) Stanley is unlucky.
(b) The lack of vegetation.
(c) The lack of animals.
(d) The bad smell.
6. What killed Kate Barlow?
(a) An alligator.
(b) A scorpion.
(c) A yellow-spotted lizard.
(d) A rattlesnake.
7. What makes the other boys mad at Stanley?
(a) Mr. Pendanski is trying to be Stanley's friend
(b) Zero is digging for Stanley
(c) Stanley gets extra water
(d) The warden is giving Stanley special treatment
8. What/who does Stanley refuse to leave Camp Green Lake without?
(a) The suitcase.
(c) Kate Barlow's tube of lipstick.
(d) A lizard.
9. What was Brian yelling to Stanley while he was in the water truck?
(a) "Get out!"
(b) "Go! Go! Go!"
(c) "Floor it!"
(d) "Put it in gear!"
10. What is Brian sent to Camp Green Lake for?
(a) Stripping cars of hub caps.
(c) Stealing a car.
11. What does Mr. Pendanski do to break up the fight between Zigzag and Stanley?
(a) Throws water on them.
(b) Fires his gun.
(c) Starts hitting the kids.
(d) Gets the warden.
12. What does NOT describe the substance in the jars found by Zero?
13. Who does Pendanski blame the fight between Zigzag and Standley on?
(c) Kate Barlow.
14. What reason does the lawyer say the warden can't check the suitcase?
(a) Stanley is not guilty or in their custody.
(b) Stanley has been through enough.
(c) Stanley's name is on the suitcase.
(d) The warden is under arrest.
15. What does Zero offer Stanley while they are under the boat?
(a) Mud Pies.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Stanley do when Zero gives out while they are climbing the side of the mountain?
2. What does Zigzag offer Stanley that starts a fight in Part 2?
3. What surprises Stanley as he walks through the desert alone after the water truck incident?
4. What do the counselors do when Zero runs away?
5. What happens when Stanley is in the water truck?
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