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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. How do Benji and Reggie get a BB gun?
(a) Ask their parents to buy it.
(b) Borrow one from a friend.
(c) Ask for one as a birthday gift.
(d) Share their money.
2. What work-related item does Martine post after the power outage?
(a) A list of numbers he can always be reached at.
(b) A reminder that he can fire anyone.
(c) The name and number of the power company.
(d) What to do if the power goes out again.
3. What is the title of Chapter 2?
(a) The Heyday of Dag.
(b) Life with No Parents.
(c) World, Meet Benji.
(d) Sag Harbor Summers.
4. How does Benji feel about Meg during their time together at Jonni Waffle?
(a) He has a crush on her.
(b) He finds her totally annoying.
(c) He thinks she's nice but not very pretty.
(d) He thinks she's pretty but not very nice.
5. How often do Benji's parents leave them alone?
(a) Just once or twice a month.
(b) Never; their mother doesn't trust them.
(c) Every Wednesday night.
(d) Nearly every week.
Short Answer Questions
1. How was Benji viewed by his classmates growing up?
2. What word do Benji and his friends make up/use quite a bit in Chapter 2?
3. What kinds of things did Benji always used to get invited to?
4. Why does Reggie want Benji to go to the hospital after the BB gun fight?
5. Where does Reggie work in Sag Harbor?
Short Essay Questions
1. How is life in Sag Harbor different than life in the city for Benji?
2. Why do Randy and NP get into their big fight in Chapter 4?
3. What does Benji panic about when he loses his footing while out in the ocean in Chapter 2?
4. What happened between Benji and Emily at the roller rink?
5. What does Benji's mother say when he tells her that the power at the beach house has been shut off?
6. What makes Benji think he was popular in junior high?
7. Why is it nearly dark when the boys decide to begin their BB gun fight?
8. Why does Benji decide he needs a job?
9. Why does Benji pick the time he does for the BB gun fight?
10. How do Benji and his friends react when they see a white couple walking along the beach in Chapter 2?
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