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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does a third grader do to hurt Zinkoff on his first day in Mrs. Biswell's class?
(a) Twists his arm.
(b) Kicks him.
(c) Calls him a name.
(d) Takes his stars away.
2. What does Zinkoff create while he is home from school?
(a) A puppet.
(b) A play.
(c) A test.
(d) A cast.
3. How does Zinkoff's mother watch him as he goes to school on his first day?
(a) She follows behind him silently.
(b) She can see his tall hat.
(c) She watches out the window.
(d) She follows in her car.
4. Why does Zinkoff go to school on a weekend?
(a) He is in the mentoring program.
(b) He has make-up work to do.
(c) He didn't know school was out on weekends.
(d) He is bored.
5. Where has Zinkoff spent most of his life, before he goes to school?
(b) The hospital.
(c) The outdoors.
(d) His bed.
6. What does Zinkoff do when he sees what seat Mrs. Biswell puts him in?
7. Where do boys run when they are told not to run in the streets?
(a) The sidewalk.
(b) The fields.
(c) The alleys.
(d) The playgrounds.
8. What are children compared to in the first chapter?
(a) Parked cars.
(b) All of these.
(c) Trash cans.
9. What day of school does Zinkoff want to miss?
(a) A Snow Day.
(b) Take Your Child to Work Day.
(c) The Testing Day.
(d) Mother's Appreciation Day.
10. What does Zinkoff do when someone on the playground takes his hat?
(a) Walks away.
(c) Runs after it.
11. Who does Zinkoff want to hold his hand as he goes to school?
(a) His mother.
(c) His father.
(d) His sister.
12. What is Mr. Zinkoff's occupation?
13. What is Zinkoff's sister's name?
14. What passes Zinkoff as he is running?
(a) Some dogs.
(b) Older boys.
(c) A car.
(d) A bird.
15. How does Zinkoff feel as he runs by himself?
Short Answer Questions
1. How many days will kids be in school during their educational careers?
2. What does Zinkoff never notice about himself when he is with other boys?
3. What is Zinkoff's first teacher's name?
4. What is the first thing Zinkoff learns at school?
5. What is Zinkoff's first question to Mrs. Biswell?
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