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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 type of home business does Catherine's mother have?
(a) Tax preparation.
(c) Medical data entry.
2. Where would David rather go than going to his therapy session?
(a) The video store.
(b) The museum.
(c) The ice cream shop.
(d) The theme park.
3. What video is David watching when Catherine is babysitting him?
(a) Thomas the Tank Engine.
(b) Winnie the Pooh.
(c) Shrek II.
4. What item from the book Catherine's mother is reading to her does Catherine wish she had?
(a) A fast car.
(b) An invisibility cloak.
(c) A flying carpet.
(d) A raft.
5. Why can the Peterson's daughter not come to lunch at Catherine's house?
(a) She is at her father's for the weekend.
(b) She is studying at the library.
(c) She has the flu.
(d) She is at camp.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Catherine's mother urge Catherine to tell Jason?
2. What does Catherine have David do to distract him while waiting for five o'clock?
3. Catherine sees the new girl next door talking to whom?
4. Catherine's mother is reading a book about ________________ to her.
5. What does David do when Catherine completes her card?
Short Essay Questions
1. What physical challenges does Jason have?
2. What does David do that embarrasses Catherine in front of Mrs. Peterson?
3. Why is Catherine's exasperation with David typical of a girl her age?
4. Why does Catherine take a flip attitude with her father when she and Kristi are playing basketball?
5. Where is Catherine trying to get David to go and what is David's special challenge?
6. Why does David bring Catherine an unwound cassette tape and what does Kristi say about David that angers Catherine?
7. Describe David's behavior when Dad does not arrive home at exactly five o'clock.
8. How does Jason indicate his dislike of his therapy teacher to Catherine and what does this show about his personality?
9. How does the author show Kristi's character?
10. Why is Catherine hesitant to ask the new neighbors over for lunch?
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