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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. What does Colin think about the night before his examinations?
(a) Making more money than his father.
(b) His hut with Ian.
(c) His mother letting him stay home from school.
(d) Math and quiz problems.
2. What does Colin see his father do when he follows him to the park in Part 2, Chapter 6?
(a) March with other men.
(b) Buy a gun.
(c) Steal money.
(d) Beat up another man.
3. Why did the Savilles and their neighbors go into Harry's bomb shelter in Part 1, Chapter 4?
(a) There was a tornado.
(b) They were showing it off.
(c) There was an air raid.
(d) Harry was looking for work building bomb shelters.
4. In Part 3, Chapter 16, where are Ellen's parents confined?
(a) To the couch.
(b) To their bed.
(c) To the hospital.
(d) To the first floor of their house.
5. What does Stafford buy for Colin in Part 3, Chapter 15?
(a) A charm.
(b) A watch.
(c) Cuff links.
(d) A tie clip.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Harry beat Colin in Part 2, Chapter 10?
2. In Part 2, Chapter 9, what do Ellen's parents complain about when she visits them?
3. How long will Colin's bus ride be when he starts school in the fall?
4. Where do Ellen and Colin go to buy his school uniform?
5. Who does Harry give vegetables to in Part 2, Chapter 8?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens after Colin learns that Margaret and Stafford are a couple?
2. What happens when Colin goes out with Audrey for the first time?
3. How does Harry feel about his family's vacation to the seashore?
4. When Colin visits Stafford's home in Part 4, Chapter 17, how do Stafford's parents act?
5. How is Ellen able to tell when Colin takes Steven to the hut?
6. What happens when Harry talks to Colin about Andrew for the first time?
7. In Part 5, Chapter 26, what happens when Colin argues with Steven about the future?
8. What does Colin do before Margaret visits his parents' house for the first time?
9. Why does Harry look up to Mr. Reagan?
10. What do Colin and Stephens disagree about at work in Part 5, Chapter 25?
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