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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why did Mama leave Jamal's father?
(a) He was cheating on her.
(b) He was abusive.
(c) He spent all her money on alcohol.
(d) He didn't make enough money.
2. Who does Mack say Randy wants to be the new leader of the gang?
3. What question does Jamal's little sister ask him at the beginning of the book?
(a) If he has been waiting up for her.
(b) If he is going to leave.
(c) If he is worried about their mother.
(d) If he has made dinner yet.
4. What does Dwayne throw at Jamal at school?
(a) A lunch box.
(b) A rock.
(c) A book.
(d) A pencil.
5. What did Jamal's favorite teacher ask him to stay after school for?
(a) To help grade papers.
(b) To organize the supply room.
(c) To get some extra help in reading.
(d) To paint the set for the play.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mack say he will use to support the new leader of the gang?
2. Why is Jamal tempted to join the gang?
3. Why is Jamal sent to the principal's office after his talk with Mack?
4. Where does Jamal like to go to draw?
5. Where is the bulk of this book set?
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