Running with Scissors Test | Final Test - Easy

Augusten Burroughs
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Where does Deirdre's new girlfriend get most of her money?
(a) From bank robberies.
(b) From government disability checks.
(c) From panhandeling.
(d) From a trust fund.

2. What seafood do Augusten and Natalie eat for dinner after the whale watch?
(a) Shrimp cocktail.
(b) Octapus.
(c) Lobster.
(d) Great White shark.

3. What does Augusten vow to become when he grows up?
(a) A writer.
(b) A doctor.
(c) A father.
(d) A hair stylist.

4. Who believes that Freud, the family cat, is speaking through dreams?
(a) Agnes.
(b) Natalie.
(c) Augusten.
(d) Hope.

5. What interesting thing does Augusten catch his mother eating?
(a) Match tips.
(b) Used Kleenex.
(c) Potpourri
(d) Candle wax.

6. What new skill do Augusten and Natalie practice and hone in Chapter 15?
(a) Singing.
(b) Painting.
(c) Dancing.
(d) Sculpture.

7. To what ocean do Augusten and Natalie travel to whale watch?
(a) The Artic Ocean.
(b) The Pacific Ocean.
(c) The Indian Ocean.
(d) The Atlantic Ocean.

8. For what reasons does Deirdre's new girlfriend paint her toenails?
(a) She paints them to reflect her finances.
(b) She paints them to reflect her level of sexual satisfaction.
(c) She paints them to reflect the weather.
(d) She paints them to reflect her mood.

9. What drug do Natalie and Augusten do before they set out looking for jobs?
(a) Ecstasy.
(b) Marijuana.
(c) Heroin.
(d) Cocain.

10. What name does Deirdre call Augusten before the police are called?
(a) A Nazi.
(b) A jerk.
(c) A leprechaun.
(d) A dog.

11. What does the Finch family hope to find when they visit the Christmas tree?
(a) Presents.
(b) Money.
(c) Ornaments.
(d) Candy.

12. How does Augusten travel to visit his mother in Amherst?
(a) By train.
(b) By bus.
(c) On his bicycle.
(d) On foot.

13. What is the first place that Natalie and Augusten fill out job applications?
(a) Burger King.
(b) McDonald's.
(c) Taco Bell.
(d) Domino's Pizza.

14. During the argument between Hope Finch and Neil Bookman, who does Augusten side with?
(a) He sides with Hope.
(b) He sides with Neil.
(c) He sides with neither of them.
(d) He is torn between them, siding with both equally.

15. Who passes Augusten a note that reads "You are nothing but a sex object"?
(a) Neil Bookman.
(b) Dr. Finch.
(c) Deirdre.
(d) Natalie.

Short Answer Questions

1. During the fight with Neil Bookman, what word does Augusten use to describe Hope?

2. Who does Augusten call while trying to locate Neil Bookman?

3. What do Augusten and Natalie do to augment their appearance which gets the attention of the people on the streets?

4. What does Natalie say that she would like to study at Smith College?

5. With whom does Augusten move in and begin attending college with?

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