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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. Where is Jimmy sent when he arrives there?
(a) To detention.
(b) To gym.
(c) Back to class.
2. What changes Mama Jean's mood?
(a) She learns that Jimmy's father has been released from prison.
(b) She learns that Jimmy has to be punished for being absent so much.
(c) She learns that Jimmy's father is going to send her some money for Jimmy.
(d) She learns that Crab wants to take Jimmy to Chicago.
3. What does the narrator say Jimmy's father never asked him?
(a) If he cared whether he had killed a man or not.
(b) What his mother was like.
(c) How he ended up with Mama Jean.
(d) How he got convicted when he hadn't committed the crime.
4. Where is Jimmy's mother?
(d) She is gone.
5. What does Jimmy expect from Cookie's news?
(a) That he is going to be sent to detention.
(b) That someone is going to complain about his attendance.
(c) That his father has come for him.
(d) That he is going to be expelled.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do Mama Jean and Crab talk about?
2. What does Jimmy do instead of going to school?
3. Where is Jimmy when he wakes up during the drive?
4. Where is the novel set?
5. What does Crab admit openly?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Jimmy's environment like?
2. What happens when Jimmy finally makes it to school?
3. What is Jimmy's situation with school?
4. What happens when Crab comes back to the car?
5. How did Crab come to see Jimmy?
6. What does Crab tell Jimmy is the truth about his arrest?
7. Where does Crab intend to take Jimmy?
8. What happens when Jimmy arrives in his classroom?
9. What is Jimmy's relationship with Mama Jean?
10. What favor does Crab do for Mama Jean?
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