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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Curtis see when he looks up at the end of the chapter “Curtis”?
(a) An angel.
(b) Lateesha, watching him.
(c) His mother, smiling at him.
(d) Another girl, watching him admiringly.
2. What does one of the gardens have as a gate door?
(a) A piece of plastic.
(b) Barbed wire.
(c) A wooden door.
(d) A car door.
3. Why is Virgil embarrassed?
(a) His father is loud.
(b) His father doesn’t know how to plant.
(c) His father plants too many plots.
(d) His father is disabled.
4. What does Curtis begin to worry about?
(c) Being shot.
5. What did ancient Egyptians advise for the mad?
(b) Walks through a garden.
(d) Planting the soil.
6. How does Virgil know his mother’s father does not have a plot?
(a) She doesn’t know her father.
(b) He is in Mexico.
(c) He lives in California.
(d) He is dead.
7. What is Royce paid for this job?
(a) Food and a sleeping bag.
(c) Food and water.
(d) Room and board.
8. What did Sae Young and her husband wait for that never arrived?
(a) Monetary assistance.
(b) A higher income.
(d) A wave of building expansion in the area.
9. What first causes Mr. Myles to respond?
(a) An ad for flowers.
(b) A political message.
(c) The garden.
(d) A televisions show.
10. What happened to cause Sae Young to be afraid?
(a) She was shot.
(b) She was robbed and beaten.
(c) She was raped.
(d) She was robbed and shot.
11. What does Amir grow?
12. What did Virgil’s father do in Haiti?
(a) He drove a bus.
(b) He drove a taxi.
(c) He drove an ambulance.
(d) He drove a garbage truck.
13. What did Lateesha do when she learned of Curtis’ other women?
(a) She cried.
(b) She begged him to stay with her.
(c) She left him.
(d) She moved away.
14. What does Nora bring for Mr. Myles to plant?
(a) Flowers and fruit trees.
(b) Vegetables and fruit trees.
(c) Fruit trees.
(d) Flowers and vegetables.
15. Who from the garden community speaks to Sae Young first?
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Sae Young want to join the garden?
2. What is the result of the rainstorm?
3. What does Nora notice about Mr. Myles when he is working?
4. What does Royce and another man build in September?
5. What does Sae Young purchase to help in Sam’s contest?
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