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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Rusty-James hope will happen if he does not see Steve again?
(a) He will miss him.
(b) He will forget.
(c) He will sleep better.
(d) He will remember more.
2. What happens when Steve tells Rusty-James that Motorcycle Boy is nuts?
(a) Rusty-James storms out.
(b) Rusty-James cries.
(c) Rusty-James slams Steve against the wall.
(d) Rusty-James agrees.
3. What does Motorcycle Boy tell Rusty-James the strip's colors look like to him?
(a) A rainbow.
(b) A black and white TV.
(c) A movie.
(d) A magazine article.
4. What does Motorcycle Boy take to the river?
(b) The trash.
(c) The fish.
(d) A raft.
5. What does Rusty-James steal from the drugstore?
6. Who is whacked in the head with a tire iron?
(c) Motorcycle Boy.
(d) One of the two guys.
7. Where does Rusty-James go after he wakes up with a bad headache?
(c) A clinic.
8. If there were still gangs, why does Smokey believe he would be president of a gang?
(a) He is wealthier.
(b) He is a bigger boy.
(c) He is smarter than Rusty-James.
(d) He is a better fighter.
9. Where do Motorcycle Boy and Rusty-James go after they cross the bridge?
(a) Into the city.
(b) Into the river's waters.
(c) Into the country.
(d) Into the school.
10. In what does Steve believe?
(a) Working hard to overcome your environment.
(b) Stay quiet and doing nothing.
(c) Working hard and playing hard.
(d) Letting Fate decide.
11. The night after Rusty-James is dumped by Patty, who does he get to go out with him?
12. What happens to Rusty-James during the last rumble?
(a) Rusty-James beats up someone.
(b) Rusty-James is cut with a knife.
(c) Rusty-James is shot.
(d) Rusty-James goes to jail.
13. Once he leaves the bar, what does Rusty-James do to get home faster?
(a) He jogs home.
(b) He takes short cuts through alleys.
(c) He hails a cab.
(d) He steals a car.
14. When he comes in after he and Motorcycle Boy get home from the pet store, what does Rusty-James ask his father?
(a) If he is adopted.
(b) Why does he leave Rusty-James?
(c) If he is crazy.
(d) If his mother is crazy.
15. What place does Rusty-James hate?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who subs at Rusty-James ' school?
2. Rusty-James says seeing Steve again was like seeing what?
3. What does Smokey say Rusty-James' position in the gang would be?
4. Who does Rusty-James say he will look like when he gets older?
5. What does Steve's father do when Steve comes home after 10 o'clock?
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