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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the newest Cabinet Department in the United States Government?
(a) The Department of Astronautics.
(b) The Department of Fire Safety.
(c) The Department of Water Preservation.
(d) The Department of Crime Reduction.
2. Why doesn't Aura go out for target practice anymore?
(a) She accidentally shoots someone.
(b) She is pregnant.
(c) Her father doesn't let her.
(d) She sees a corpse.
3. What is the book about that Lauren lends to Joanne?
(a) Ammunition types.
(b) Local foods.
(c) Native plants used by California Indians.
(d) Hidden routes north.
4. Who becomes pregnant in the neighborhood?
(a) Bianca Montoya.
(d) Aura Moss.
5. Who does the astronomy book that Lauren learns the constellations from belong to?
(a) Her father's mother.
(b) Her mother.
(c) Her stepmother.
(d) Her brother.
6. What family is affected by the latest robbery, in Chapter 11?
(a) The Balters.
(b) The Hsus.
(c) The Cruz family.
(d) The Dunns.
7. What does Lauren's stepmother say we can afford?
(d) The stars.
8. How many people are killed in the storm in the Gulf of Mexico?
9. What is Lauren's sermon about?
10. Who are the only people who still keep dogs?
(a) Drug dealers.
(b) Water peddlers.
(c) Homeless people.
(d) Rich people.
11. What does Lauren suggest she and Joanne make?
(a) A time capsule.
(b) Emergency packs.
(c) New clothes.
(d) Acorn bread.
12. What does Keith take with him the next time he runs away?
(a) A gun.
(c) Lauren's emergency pack.
(d) His father's keys.
13. What do Lauren and her father have in common?
(a) They look exactly alike.
(b) They share the same first name.
(c) They share the same birthday.
(d) They both have the same favorite authors.
14. What does Lauren decide to call her belief system?
(a) The Way.
(b) The Sower System.
15. Why does Lauren's father say he doesn't go North?
(a) It is too cold.
(b) He doesn't know anyone there.
(c) There aren't any jobs.
(d) He hates the North.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Lauren's stepmother's mother tell her stars are?
2. What is water become more expensive than?
3. What does Lauren see in the sky?
4. What does Lauren plan to do for Amy?
5. What is Keith allowed to do with the BB gun?
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