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Ralph Moody
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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 much does the mechanic charge Ralph and Lonnie for using his tools?
(a) $75.
(b) $50.
(c) $100.
(d) $25.

2. Who arrives at the movie set that night?
(a) The sound crew.
(b) The lighting technicians.
(c) A new group of riders.
(d) The actors.

3. Which war happened in Ralph's lifetime but in which he was unable to serve?
(a) World War II.
(b) World War I.
(c) Vietnam War.
(d) Civil War.

4. Before long, Ralph is confident that he can _______________________.
(a) be the cook for the set.
(b) drive a car.
(c) learn all the actors' lines.
(d) fall without injuring himself.

5. What is Ralph doing at the beginning of Chapter 5?
(a) Waiting for a train.
(b) Sleeping.
(c) Visiting friends.
(d) Eating dinner.

Short Answer Questions

1. How do Ralph and Lonnie travel to the city in #17?

2. What does Ralph give to the train conductor?

3. Ralph does not want to buy the car because if has flaky paint and __________________.

4. What does Ralph think the person in #73 is trying to do?

5. With whom does Ralph reunite in Chapter 6?

Short Essay Questions

1. What advice does the train conductor give to Ralph about finding a job on a ranch?

2. Why does Ralph allow Lonnie to search for a car, and what is Ralph's opinion of the car Lonnie finds?

3. What does Ralph teach himself to do at the movie set?

4. Who is Lonnie, and where do he and Ralph head to look for jobs?

5. What does Ralph negotiate for the next day as Lonnie works on the car?

6. How does Ralph spend his first day on the movie set?

7. What does Mr. Larsen do to help the boys get the car back and then send them on their way?

8. What are Ralph's two main concerns when he is unable to secure a job after a week?

9. What is Ralph's opinion of the movie set and who is surprisingly working there?

10. What is revealed about Ralph's character in the first two chapters?

(see the answer keys)

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