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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Joey's mother say she did before coming back to him?
(a) Sought counselling.
(b) Pulled herself together.
(c) Got a job.
(d) Made herself ready.
2. Why is Joey sent to Pittsburgh?
(a) To get a brain scan.
(b) To speak with his father.
(c) To attend a new school.
(d) To talk to Maria.
3. What does Joey's mother do when she sees the dirty band aid Joey picks up?
(b) Slaps his hand.
(c) Gives him a clean one.
4. What keeps Joey from jumping off the bus at the railroad tracks?
(a) Charlie's eyes.
(b) The request from his mother.
(c) His medication.
(d) His fear of getting lost.
5. Where is Joey told to get counseling?
(a) The school counseling center.
(b) The nurse's office.
(c) A Special Education center.
(d) A therapeutic office.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why can't Joey's mother see his bus off to the new school?
2. What does Joey fear when he is on the bus to his first day at the new school?
3. What does Joey's mother say on the way to Pittsburgh that hurts his feelings?
4. What does Joey's mother tell Joey to do when he thinks of bad things?
5. What does Joey say in a restaurant that makes his mother cry?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do Joey and his mother do to entertain themselves on the trip to Pittsburgh?
2. What did Ms. Maxy do after the accident with another classmate that caused Joey's feelings to be hurt?
3. What does Joey do when he gets hyper on the bus?
4. What does Ed tell Joey when they first meet?
5. What three things does Ed promise Joey will get from the new school he is attending?
6. What does Joey do when he needs a break at his new school?
7. What does Joey's mother ask of Joey when they are sitting in the car eating their fast food?
8. What does Joey gain from sneaking out with the gifted students when he has a substitute?
9. What is Joey's punishment for hurting one of his classmates?
10. What did Joey used to do after his mother left him?
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