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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What complimentary phrases does Paddy's da say often to the boys when they do something he's proud of?
(a) Good man.
(c) I'm proud of you.
(d) Way to go.
2. Why doesn't Paddy find giving dead legs funny anymore?
(a) He's seen it too much.
(b) He likes hurting people other ways now.
(c) He's tired of them.
(d) He knows how they feel.
3. Which student from another class does Mr. Hennessey bring into Paddy's class?
(a) Amy O'Harra.
(b) Ian McEnvy.
(c) Edward Swanwick.
4. What question does Paddy ask Sinbad when they are talking in bed one night?
(a) If Sinbad loves Paddy.
(b) If Sinbad ever showed his ma his paper from school.
(c) If Sinbad likes being called Sinbad.
(d) If Sinbad forgives Paddy.
5. How many dogs are in Barrytown?
6. How does Paddy feel after he and Kevin kick Ian's dog?
7. What color is Paddy's bike?
8. What happens to Paddy when he falls asleep in school after staying up all night?
(a) He is taken to the headmaster's office to sleep.
(b) He is whipped.
(c) His parents are called.
(d) He has detention.
9. Who scores a goal in the European Cup Final that causes Paddy to run around his house twice?
(a) George Best.
(b) David Beckham.
(c) Frank McLintock.
(d) Pat Crerand.
10. What is under Paddy and Sinbad's parents' bed?
(a) A huge trunk filled with pictures.
(b) A hideaway bed.
(c) A large brown suitcase.
(d) A mouse.
11. Which of his friends does Paddy ask if their parents fight?
12. What crime does Sinbad commit without Paddy?
(a) Stealing from a store.
(b) Putting sugar in a gas tank.
(c) Breaking a window.
(d) Lighting a fire.
13. Who teaches Paddy to ride his bike?
(a) No one.
(b) His da.
(c) His ma.
14. What happens to Paddy and Sinbad for stealing?
(a) They get grounded.
(b) They get burned.
(d) They get belted.
15. Which new student in Paddy's class does Paddy decide to fight?
(a) Sean Whelan.
(b) Amy O'Harra.
(c) Charles Leavy.
(d) Curtis Haywood.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Paddy feel like their da won the first fight Paddy ever listened to his parents have?
2. What two new students are placed in Paddy's class during his second year in Mr. Hennessey's classroom?
3. One day the boys are playing in a dump area. What does Paddy step on?
4. Why does Paddy fear he'll have to run away from home?
5. Which one of Paddy's friends gets stuck in a trench and begins sinking?
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