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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What type of tree does Richard climb when he is being chased by a wild boar in Chapter 19?
(a) Black gum.
(d) Swamp Oak.
2. How big of a bass does Richard catch from the houseboat in Chapter 14?
(a) Four pounds.
(b) Three pounds.
(c) Five pounds.
(d) Six pounds.
3. How large has T.C.'s hand swollen by the end of Chapter 15?
(a) As big as a basketball.
(b) As big as a softball.
(c) As big as a melon.
(d) As big as a balloon.
4. At the end of Chapter 17, where does the bullet graze Skink when Tommy fires after the houseboat hits something?
5. In Chapter 11, what does Richard say he saw a man run from on the sixteenth fairway of the golf course?
6. How old is Tommy?
7. What takes off with Richard and Skink's canoe in Chapter 11?
(b) Old Man
8. In Chapter 19, how big is the boar that chases Malley and Richard?
(a) 175 pounds.
(b) At least 200 pounds.
(c) 250 pounds.
(d) About 190 pounds.
9. Who does Richard say is to blame for his dilemma in Chapter 19?
(a) Hernando de Soto.
(b) Tommy Chalmers.
(d) Ponce de Leon.
10. In Chapter 13, what type of music can Richard hear from the houseboat?
(d) Country Western.
11. What type of boat does Richard see going by in Chapter 12 as he goes to rescue Malley?
(a) Motor boat.
(b) Air boat.
(d) Bass boat.
12. What did Richard take in Saint Augustine?
(a) Running shoes.
(b) Board shorts.
(c) Skateboard deck.
13. In Chapter 18, how long does Richard wait for someone to come by on the river before he tells Malley they need to walk?
(a) Three hours.
(b) Two hours.
(c) One hour.
(d) Four hours.
14. In Chapter 19, how many pigs does Richard say that there were when one of the Spanish explorers reached Mississippi, catches a fever, and dies?
15. How does Malley say that Richard tracked them down in Chapter 17?
(a) Code on the phone.
(b) Tracking device on the Toyota.
(c) Traced cell phone signal.
(d) Tracking device in Malley's backpack.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Richard's dream at the beginning of Chapter 18, where is a Bigfoot chasing him?
2. When Richard wakes Skink from a nightmare at the beginning of Chapter 11, what is hanging in Skink's beard?
3. What is the man's name who Richard hitches a boat ride with in Chapter 12?
4. How fast can the man's boat go that Richard hitches a ride with in Chapter 12?
5. In Chapter 16, where does Skink have tooth wounds?
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