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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. Whom is Melanie dating?
(b) No one.
2. How does Benji's mother resolve the argument between herself and Benji's father during the BBQ?
(a) She goes out to buy more plates.
(b) She fixes her hair.
(c) She says she wants a divorce.
(d) She says her body is just fine the way it is.
3. With what does NP plan to bribe one of the bouncers at the concert?
(d) Free ice cream.
4. Where do the members of the band go on the day of their concert?
(a) The beach where everyone is hanging out.
(b) Benji's house.
(c) Jonni Waffle.
(d) Burger King.
5. What happens as Benji and Melanie are running away from Benji's old house?
(a) They bump into NP.
(b) Benji falls and twists his ankle.
(c) Melanie is screaming very, very loudly.
(d) Someone is outside yelling at them.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where do Benji and Melanie start making out in Benji's old house?
2. What is the name of the person who acts wild at the bonfire?
3. What is the title of Chapter 7?
4. What instructions are the children given about the bonfire?
5. Which word best describes Benji's father?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did Benji's parents do for a living?
2. Why are people under the age of 19 not allowed at the Lisa Lisa concert?
3. Why does Melanie leave Sag Harbor when she's younger?
4. What does Benji only realize in retrospect about his father's haircuts?
5. What makes Benji feel extra proud about being able to sneak into the Lisa Lisa concert in Chapter 6?
6. How does Benji try to avoid making his father angry?
7. How does Reggie try to avoid making his father angry?
8. According to Benji in Chapter 5, why was The Cosby Show so groundbreaking?
9. What is Benji thinking about one Saturday morning in Chapter 5?
10. Why is Benji embarrassed about his music choices?
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