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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which new student in Paddy's class does Paddy decide to fight?
(a) Charles Leavy.
(b) Curtis Haywood.
(c) Amy O'Harra.
(d) Sean Whelan.
2. What country does one of Paddy's uncles move to?
3. Why do the boys steal from Cyril the butcher?
(a) To have a picnic.
(b) To stab one of the corporation children.
(c) For the fun of it.
(d) To save Ian's guinea pig.
4. How does Paddy know when his da is going to call someone a 'bloody eejit' when he's watching the news?
(a) He cracks his knuckles.
(b) He smacks the arm of the chair.
(c) He clears his throat.
(d) The chair creaks.
5. Who teaches Paddy to ride his bike?
(a) No one.
(b) His ma.
(c) His da.
6. What mode of transportation becomes important to Paddy and his friends as they grow older?
(d) Public transportation.
7. When Paddy offers Sinbad the food and Sinbad continues to ignore Paddy, what does Paddy do?
(a) Pushes Sinbad to the floor.
(b) Dead-legs Sinbad.
(c) Hugs Sinbad.
(d) Smacks Sinbad.
8. Which child drowns in a pond?
(a) James O'Keefe.
(b) No one.
(c) Kevin Conray.
(d) Keith Simpson.
9. What inanimate object does Paddy feel that Sinbad is?
(a) A chair.
(b) A table.
(c) A pillar.
(d) A statue.
10. Where does Paddy want to runaway to?
(d) One of the Irish islands.
11. On what day of the week does Paddy's da bring home food?
12. Why does Paddy feel like their da won the first fight Paddy ever listened to his parents have?
(a) His da left.
(b) His ma left.
(c) His ma cried.
(d) His da hit his ma.
13. What doesn't Paddy have at home that he is afraid to confess to his classmates and teacher?
(a) A television.
(b) A ma.
(c) A car.
(d) A phone.
14. Why does Paddy have red eyes in class?
(a) He had allergies.
(b) He's not getting enough sleep.
(c) He rubbed his eyes until they turned red.
(d) He got poked in the eyes.
15. What place does Paddy come in the 100-yard race during field day at his school?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who scores a goal in the European Cup Final that causes Paddy to run around his house twice?
2. What room in Paddy's house does Paddy question his ma about?
3. What name does Paddy call the man who lives in the fields in Barrytown?
4. Who hides in the object under Paddy's parents' bed?
5. Why does Paddy fear he'll have to run away from home?
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