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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. John's father wants him to get a part-time job where?
(a) At the corner hot dog stand.
(b) At the corner drugstore.
(c) Where his wife works.
(d) Where he works.
2. When Lorraine and John start to mimic the apes at the zoo, she says she's surprised that Mr. Pignati does what?
(a) Starts to cry.
(b) Joins them.
(c) Starts dancing.
(d) Scolds them.
3. Kenneth is how many years older than John?
4. While looking around Mr. Pignati's house, John finds a closet full of what?
(a) Old pictures and letters.
(b) Pig knick knacks.
(c) His wife's clothes.
(d) Romance novels.
5. John feels that the only things Lorraine lacks in are what?
(a) Assertiveness and courage.
(b) Persistence and creativity.
(c) Confidence and self-esteem.
(d) Passion and drive.
Short Answer Questions
1. After John's mother refuses to give him money for beer, what does he try to do?
2. When Lorraine tells John about the bad omens at the zoo, what does he do?
3. The Pigman recounts the friendship between two sophomores and their _____________.
4. John and Lorraine's book spans what length of time?
5. How do Lorraine and John find Mr. Pignati?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Bobo, Mr. Pignati's friend.
2. Mr. Pignati spends a week recovering at the hospital. By the end of that week, how are Lorraine and John treating each other?
3. What does John dislike about Miss King, one of his teachers?
4. What games do John and Lorraine like to play with Mr. Pignati at his house?
5. Is Lorraine's choice of Mr. Pignati's name from the phone book random?
6. Describe Lorraine's and John's first visit with Mr. Pignati.
7. What reason does Lorraine give for John wanting to be an actor?
8. After the wild party at Mr. Pignati's house, how do John and Lorraine try to make their amends to their elderly friend?
9. Why do John and Lorraine call Miss Reillen, the librarian, "the Cricket"?
10. What quality above all others does John like about Mr. Pignati?
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