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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. What nickname does John give his father?
(a) Money king.
(c) Old man.
2. At the zoo, Lorraine observes a series of bad omens including an attack by a _____.
3. John and Lorraine describe their book as what?
(a) Memorial epic.
(b) Fantastic bestseller.
(c) Fantastic voyage.
(d) Epic mystery.
4. Mr. Pignati serves John and Lorraine scungilli, which John describes as _____.
(a) Olive sandwiches.
(b) Caviar and cream cheese.
(c) Bread slices in marinara sauce.
(d) Snails and tomato sauce.
5. Now that he's a sophomore, what does John say about his freshman pranks?
(a) He's given up this kid stuff.
(b) He's lucky he never gets caught.
(c) His father teaches him these pranks.
(d) Those are the days.
Short Answer Questions
1. Lorraine is concerned that John ___________.
2. When Lorraine asks about an old photograph of Mrs. Pignati, what does Mr. Pignati do?
3. What oath do friends John and Lorraine make at the beginning of the book regarding Mr. Pignati?
4. John reveals that he wants to be what?
5. At the zoo, Mr. Pignati introduces Lorraine and John to Bobo, who is a _____.
Short Essay Questions
1. What games do John and Lorraine like to play with Mr. Pignati at his house?
2. What does Mr. Pignati explain about the charge card John finds in the man's house?
3. What reason does Lorraine give for John wanting to be an actor?
4. What does Mr. Pignati purchase for Lorraine and John at Beekman's?
5. What do Lorraine and a friend, Helen, do at the party at Mr. Pignati's house?
6. How does Mr. Pignati receive John and Lorraine at the hospital?
7. Describe telephone marathon, the game John and Lorraine play with a couple of their friends.
8. What happens to Mr. Pignati as he chases after John up the stairs on roller skates during a game of tag?
9. Describe Lorraine's interest in psychology.
10. Why is having a party at Mr. Pignati's house so important to John?
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