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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 5-6, I Poke at an Old Wound and The Endless Streetcar Ride into the Night, and the Tinfoil Noose.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What major event is going on in the United States during the main character's childhood?
(a) The Black Death.
(b) The American Civil War.
(c) World War I.
(d) The Great Depression.
2. What is the last present opened on Christmas Day in Chapter 2?
(a) A box with some socks inside.
(b) A box with a BB gun inside.
(c) A box with tinker toys inside.
(d) A box with a bowling ball inside.
3. How can kids join the secret club?
(a) By writing the announcer a letter.
(b) By asking Santa Claus.
(c) By listening to the radio program.
(d) By sending in a silver inner seal from a can of Ovaltine.
4. What was the name of Ralph's favorite radio show?
(a) The Asp Strikes Again.
(b) TM Bar Ralston Show.
(c) Red Ryder Rustles the Range.
(d) Little Orphan Annie.
5. The author believes children and parents were tougher back then, proven by the way:
(a) The kids always worked on the farms.
(b) The kids always did chores outside.
(c) The kids always went to school in harsh weather.
(d) The kids never complained about supper.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Santa tell the author about the present he wants?
2. Who is the main character?
3. Who is Sandy?
4. The main character said that people in Hohman never go there but mostly want:
5. Ralph thinks there are several moments in a person's life when:
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