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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 his friends hide their beer in the forest?
(a) By burying it.
(b) By hanging it from a tree.
(c) Under some leaves.
(d) By putting it in a tree.
2. How old was Melanie when she first kissed Benji?
3. Why does Reggie tell Benji he's ready to go back to the city?
(a) He's tired of Burger King.
(b) He misses his parents.
(c) He misses his friends back home.
(d) He misses his girlfriend.
4. What did Benji do when Melanie, at a young age, suggested they get married?
(a) He called her his wife for several months afterward.
(b) He ran away screaming.
(c) He never answered her.
(d) He gave her a Ring Pop as a wedding ring.
5. What do Benji and NP realize about Barry?
(a) Barry goes to their school back in New York City.
(b) He's Mr. Nickerson's son.
(c) He steals their stuff when no one is looking.
(d) He's not anyone's cousin, despite what they've been told.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where did Benji first meet Melanie?
2. Which word best describes Benji's father?
3. What is the title of Chapter 8?
4. How does Benji's mother resolve the argument between herself and Benji's father during the BBQ?
5. What did Benji plan on dressing like in order to get into the concert?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why do Benji and his friends stop watching the races in Chapter 8?
2. What did Benji's parents do for a living?
3. What do Benji and his friends think of the bonfire?
4. What is Benji most concerned with when it comes to the beer in the forest?
5. Why does Melanie leave Sag Harbor when she's younger?
6. What happens when Melanie jumps off the roof as she and Benji are escaping from Benji's old house in Chapter 7?
7. Why does Melanie return to Sag Harbor in Chapter 7?
8. According to Benji in Chapter 5, why was The Cosby Show so groundbreaking?
9. What do Benji and Melanie talk about during their walk in Chapter 7?
10. How is Benji feeling when he hears his parents pull into the driveway in Chapter 7?
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