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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How old was Derek?
2. How does Ducky act when he's on the court?
(a) He freezes.
3. What problem does Greg have on the court according to his coach?
(a) He is not a team player.
(b) He is too slow.
(c) He is too short.
(d) He has to learn to control his temper.
4. Mtisha thought Ice was getting involved with ____________.
(a) A gang.
(b) Another basketball team.
(d) A study club.
5. What did Greg think when he was summoned to the office?
(a) He had no idea why he was called to the office.
(b) He thought he was going to be kicked off the team.
(c) He thought he was going to be reprimanded for his attitude.
(d) He thought something had happened to Derek.
6. Who was Greg's close friend since he was little?
7. Why does the woman say that she is in the hospital?
(a) Because she is dying.
(b) Because the doctor was ignorant.
(c) Because they don't want her at home.
(d) Because of her old age.
8. Where was Mtisha planning to go?
(a) To Latimer.
(c) On vacation.
(d) To work.
9. Why didn't Greg play much at Carver last season?
(a) His grades were too low.
(b) He was too busy with his other clubs.
(c) He couldn't get baskets easily.
(d) He had hurt his ankle.
10. How did Greg feel about the thought of seeing his mother in the hospital dying?
(a) He wondered if he'd care.
(b) He refused to think about it.
(c) He thought it would be hard.
(d) He knew he probably would not visit her.
11. For what was Latimer known?
(c) Visual arts .
12. With whom is Greg in love?
13. What happened to Greg's social status after the game?
(a) The students shunned him.
(b) The students laughed at him.
(c) The students respected him.
(d) He became quite popular.
14. What was Greg's dream?
(a) To play for the NBA.
(b) To become an artist.
(c) To make basketball movies.
(d) To become a coach.
15. What did Mtisha tell Greg not to do?
(b) Get a tutor.
(c) Quit the team.
(d) Fall in love with her.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Greg's nickname?
2. What did the team members start calling Greg after the first game?
3. How did students get to school?
4. Moms talks with Pops about ____________.
5. How did Moms feel about Greg and his schoolwork?
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