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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 does Tex go first after dropping off Mason at the hospital?
(a) Hospital waiting room
(c) Shopping center
2. Which word best describes how Tex feels when Cole is around?
3. Which of the following characters is NOT a Collins?
4. Who is Cole?
(a) Jamie's brother
(b) Jamie's father
(c) Mason's friend
(d) Tex's father
5. What is Johnny taunted to attempt?
(a) Jumping over a creek
(b) Jumping over Tex
(c) Riding down a dangerous canyon
(d) Riding up the side of a mountain
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Tex going to the fair with?
2. What is Mason's biggest goal?
3. Who do Mason and Tex think could be the next 'hitchhiker'?
4. What does Mason tell Tex is wrong with him?
5. Which word best describes how Tex feels when he first wakes up in the morning?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Lem come to the revelation that Mason wants respect more than money?
2. Why does Jamie think that Cole would like to have Mason as his son?
3. How does Pop react to the situation that Tex has gotten himself in?
4. Why do you think the conversation in chapter twelve between Tex and Mason is somewhat strained?
5. What happened to Tex's mother?
6. Why does Tex believe he will never see Lem again?
7. How does Tex handle the revelation that Pop is not his father?
8. What was one event in this chapter which could be considered good thinking on Tex's part?
9. Which character seems to have stayed the same throughout the novel?
10. What promise does Pop make to Tex?
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