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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What was Francisco's brother's name?
2. What did Francisco leave on his neighbor's step after the flood?
(a) A fish.
(b) A fishing pole.
(c) A note.
(d) An egg.
3. Where were the Christmas gifts placed?
(a) Under the pillows.
(b) Next to their shoes.
(c) On the table.
(d) By the door.
4. Why did Papa choose to move at the beginning of the book?
(a) To be with family.
(b) To find his brother.
(c) To escape the law.
(d) To get a good job.
5. What did Francisco get to do for the first time at the Tent City?
(a) Work in the fields.
(b) Go to school.
(c) Stay home alone.
(d) Drive a car.
6. Who did Francisco tell his future goals to in Soledad?
7. Who was with Francisco when he got candy at the first farm?
(a) His cousins.
(b) Another farm boy.
(c) His brother.
(d) His sister.
8. Who joined Francisco in his activities while he was bored in Corcoran?
9. Where did Francisco think the train was from?
10. Where was Tent City located?
(a) Santa Maria.
(d) San Diego.
11. What grade was Francisco in while living in Corcoran?
12. What did Francisco like to do most for Torito?
(a) Tickle him.
(b) Sing to him.
(c) Bathe him.
(d) Babysit him.
13. How did Francisco's family move at the beginning of the book?
(a) They rented a car.
(b) They walked.
(c) They were in a wagon train.
(d) They took the train.
14. Why did Mama want to buy something from the young couple?
(a) They looked like her children..
(b) She liked to help others.
(c) The woman was pregnant.
(d) The man was sick.
15. What did the family sleep on in the tent after leaving Corcoran?
(a) The floor.
(b) The bathtub.
(c) A mattress.
(d) A table.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Francisco have to do in Soledad?
2. What did most of the people in Tent City have in common?
3. How did Francisco figure out how to get paid more in Soledad?
4. How did Francisco cross the border?
5. Where did Roberto find the lumber for what Mama wanted Papa to build in the Tent City?
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