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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Pages 1-42.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the boys' favorite thing to jump when they are playing chase?
(c) Sidewalk cracks.
2. What does Paddy's mother put on the sting that Paddy received while he was swimming?
(b) Meat tenderizer.
3. What is Sinbad's actual first name?
4. What item does Paddy prefer for starting fires?
(a) A magnifying glass.
(c) A lighter.
(d) Rubbing sticks together.
5. What does Paddy do after he is stung when he was swimming to get more attention from his ma?
(a) He stabs himself with a pencil.
(b) He never got stung.
(c) He squeezes the sting mark.
(d) He burns the sting mark with a lighter.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is the main character of the novel?
2. Which writer of the Irish Proclamation of Independence does Paddy say is his grandfather?
3. What color is the water bottle that Paddy receives for Christmas?
4. What do the boys steal from a building site at the start of the novel?
5. Where do the gang of boys like to light fires?
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