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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Section 5, pp. 224 – 263.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Whom does the tea vendor cheat out of her change if she's not paying attention, according to Lakshmi in "The Street Boy"?
2. What does the bus do when it encounters a cow sleeping in the middle of the road in "On the Bus"?
(a) It goes around her.
(b) It honks.
(c) It runs over her.
(d) It stops and waits.
3. What game does Lakshmi describe playing with Gita in "Before Gita Left"?
(a) The game of Spin the Bottle.
(b) "The running around the barn game."
(c) "The hopping-on-one-leg game."
(d) "The American football game."
4. What position is Mumtaz in when Lakshmi rushes downstairs in "The Words Harish Taught Me"?
(a) She is hanging upside down.
(b) Her arms are pinned behind her back.
(c) She is bent over backwards.
(d) She is face-down in a gutter.
5. What is described as the "most important button" in "Remote Control"?
(a) The volume button.
(b) The channel button.
(c) The mute button.
(d) The red button.
Short Answer Questions
1. How much money does Harish say they pay children per week to break stones at the roadside in "A Word Too Small"?
2. Who has developed the coughing disease in "Coughing"?
3. Where does Lakshmi hide the American's card in "A Small Danger"?
4. What is the name of Pushpa's baby girl?
5. Who is the new girl that is punished by Mumtaz in "Punishment"?
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