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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Paddy use to choke Brian Sheridan with while the boys are waiting to have their marks checked?
(a) His hands.
(b) A stick.
(c) His jumper.
(d) His belt.
2. What clothes line article do Paddy and his friends shove into Aidan's face?
(c) A bra.
(d) A diaper.
3. Who is always the high priest Zentoga when the boys have a naming ritual on Fridays?
4. What type of sick people does Paddy's hero help?
(b) HIV victims.
(c) Polio patients.
5. Who stops trimming the hedges in the fields because the hedges are going to be dug up?
(a) No one.
(b) The mayor.
(c) County council.
(d) The corporation manager.
6. Who owns a farm that Paddy and his friends enjoy playing in?
(a) No one.
(b) The Donnellys.
(c) The Parkers.
(d) The corporation.
7. What does Paddy want his vocation to be?
(d) Shop owner.
8. When Paddy is stung while he is swimming, who does his mother offer to call?
(a) Paddy's grandfather.
(b) An ambulance.
(c) Paddy's father.
(d) No one.
9. What does Paddy do after he is stung when he was swimming to get more attention from his ma?
(a) He burns the sting mark with a lighter.
(b) He never got stung.
(c) He stabs himself with a pencil.
(d) He squeezes the sting mark.
10. What type of biscuits do Paddy and Sinbad eat at the picnic?
11. Paddy enjoys the smell of his desk at school. What does Paddy do to his desk one day?
(a) He carves his name in it.
(b) He licks it.
(c) He steals it.
(d) He cuts a piece off his desk.
12. What weather element dampens the Clarke family's picnic?
(b) Heavy rain.
13. What do the boys steal from a building site at the start of the novel?
14. What type of car does Paddy's father buy?
(a) A Cutlass.
(b) A Ranger.
(c) A Cortina.
(d) A Cavalier.
15. Who does Paddy's da blame when the Clarke family's drain gets blocked once?
(b) Paddy's ma.
(c) No one.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Paddy kill with a hurley?
2. How old is Paddy's da in the novel?
3. On whose pillar does Kevin draw a mickey?
4. Where does Paddy's da place the letter to Santa from Paddy and Sinbad?
5. What does Paddy's mother put on the sting that Paddy received while he was swimming?
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