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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who bullies Jazmin?
2. What does Jazmin plan to call her novel?
(a) The Life and Times of Jazmin Shelby.
(b) A Day in the Life of Jazmin Shelby.
(c) The Real Jazmin Shelby.
(d) Jazmin Shelby: A Teenaged Superstar
3. What item did CeCe's favorite grocery store have on sale?
(b) Peanut butter.
4. Which of Jazmin's friends is pregnant?
5. Who cuts Jazmin's hair?
(a) Her father.
(b) Mr. Joysmith.
(d) Aunt Sarah.
6. What do Jazmin and her mother tell each other?
(a) That they need to talk more.
(b) That they miss Jazmin's father.
(c) That they love each other.
(d) That they miss each other.
7. What is Jazmin doing on her last day on Amsterdam Avenue?
(a) Hanging out with her friends.
(b) Going to the library.
(c) Sitting on the stoop.
(d) Eating at The Garden of Eden.
8. What did Jazmin hate when she was young?
9. Who hugs Jazmin on the way upstairs?
(a) Her mother.
(d) Aunt Sarah
10. What jazz artist did Jazmin's father say the close hair cut made her look like?
(a) Ella Fitzgerald.
(b) Billie Holidy.
(c) Miriam Makeba.
(d) Dinah Washington.
11. About which of her features does Jazmin say there is nothing cute about?
(a) Her chin.
(b) Her profile.
(c) Her eyes.
(d) Her nose.
12. What does Jazmin call her haircut?
(a) A natural.
(b) An afro.
(c) A mess.
(d) A mistake.
13. What did Jazmin's mother realize after Jazmin's father died?
(a) That she still loved him.
(b) That she loved Jazmin.
(c) That she needed to start drinking.
(d) That she needed to stop drinking.
14. What time does CeCe send Jazmin out to get cigarettes?
(a) 6:30 a.m.
(b) 9:30 p.m.
(c) 11:30 p.m.
(d) 10:30 p.m.
15. What will Jazmin start at her new apartment?
(a) A new school.
(b) A new personality.
(c) A new notebook.
(d) A new grade.
Short Answer Questions
1. What started Jazmin's mother's downward spirals?
2. What is Jazmin eating in her dream?
3. Who is Jazmin's favorite author?
4. Who is the main character in the Cosby story that Jazmin really likes?
5. What changes for Jazmin in this section?
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