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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How old was Melanie when she first kissed Benji?
2. How did Benji get a ticket to the concert at Sag Harbor?
(a) He bribed someone else to buy one for him.
(b) He made Randy buy one for him.
(c) He simply bought one.
(d) He was given a free ticket.
3. What is the title of Chapter 6?
(a) Reggie Takes a Beating.
(b) Chapter 6.
(c) The Cosbys, Part II.
(d) Breathing Tips of the Great American Beatboxers.
4. What did Benji think of the concert at the time?
(a) It was good.
(b) It was dumb.
(c) It was amazing.
(d) It was overpriced.
5. What does Benji remember about Melanie when he first meets her again in Chapter 7.
(a) He remembers her as being very spoiled.
(c) Virtually nothing.
(d) He remembers her as a bit of a tomboy.
6. What is the title of Chapter 8?
(a) Of Thee I Sing.
(b) A Leaf Falls, and Summer Ends.
(c) The Black National Anthem.
(d) The First Sign of Fall.
7. What did Benji plan on dressing like in order to get into the concert?
(a) Like his preppie friends back in NYC.
(b) Like his mother always wants him to dress.
(c) Like his father.
(d) Like he does when he has college interviews.
8. How many children are in Benji's family?
9. What is the name of the person who acts wild at the bonfire?
(a) Little Trouble.
(b) Barry David.
(c) Big Trouble.
(d) Little Clive.
10. What kind of music does the local radio station play?
(b) A mix of local and national bands.
(d) Top 40 songs.
11. What instructions are the children given about the bonfire?
(a) To cover it with sand.
(b) To make sure it stays going all night.
(c) To let it die out.
(d) To put water on it to make sure it's out later.
12. What major event happens to Benji in Chapter 7?
(a) He gets his own car.
(b) He gets his braces off.
(c) He breaks his arm.
(d) He gets into a fight.
13. Which group goes first in the neighborhood races in Chapter 8?
14. Who is able to get into the concert when they try a second time?
(a) Reggie and Benji.
(b) NP and Benji.
(c) Benji and his girlfriend.
(d) Benji and Bobby.
15. What happens as Benji and Melanie are running away from Benji's old house?
(a) They bump into NP.
(b) Melanie is screaming very, very loudly.
(c) Benji falls and twists his ankle.
(d) Someone is outside yelling at them.
Short Answer Questions
1. On what holiday do the Sag Harbor neighbors celebrate the end of summer?
2. What is the full name of the band that came to Sag Harbor in Chapter 6?
3. Where is Benji's sister during most of the novel?
4. Who is dating Erica?
5. What does Benji think of the concert in retrospect?
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