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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Poppy find and almost chew on?
(a) A fish.
(b) A rock.
(c) A book.
(d) A stick.
2. Why does the writer of the last message say she is writing down what happens?
(a) Someone told her to.
(b) Someone might need to know.
(c) She is bored.
(d) She doesn't say.
3. Where does Doon keep the book he's written about bugs?
(a) On his windowsill.
(b) On top of his dresser.
(c) Under his bed.
(d) In his desk drawer.
4. What is in each of the boats Doon and Lina find in the second room?
(a) Eight boxes and some long poles.
(b) Two boxes and two paddles.
(c) A long rope and a box of candles.
(d) A small motor and a can of gasoline.
5. What does the sign say Lina and Doon have done wrong?
(a) Stolen food.
(b) Broken curfew.
(c) Spread vicious rumors.
(d) Broken into the Pipeworks.
6. What does Lizzie say her boyfriend says about her hair?
(a) That she looks like a movie star.
(b) That she looks like Raggedy Ann.
(c) That it looks like a tomato.
(d) That it's her only good feature.
7. How are Doon and Lina supposed to get the boat into the water?
(a) Drop it over the ledge.
(b) Lower it with ropes.
(c) Wait for the river to rise.
(d) They can't figure it out.
8. What is the question Lina asks Mrs. Murdo about the song Mrs. Murdo is singing to Poppy?
(a) What is a rosebud?
(b) What is a treetop?
(c) What is a piggy?
(d) What is a jingle bell?
9. What does Lina think the columns of rocks resemble?
(b) Elegant houses.
(c) Piles of mashed potatoes.
10. What time does Doon head to the Pipeworks?
(b) Two o'clock.
(c) Seven o'clock.
(d) Four o'clock.
11. What do Doon and Lina realize Looper is doing with the items he's taking from the storerooms?
(a) Selling some and giving some to Lizzie.
(b) Giving it to the older people who are most needy.
(c) Giving it all to the mayor and his guards.
(d) Selling all of it.
12. What color is the blanket on the bed Mrs. Murdo says will be Lina's new room?
13. How many candles do Doon and Lina use before they reach the end of the underground path?
(a) They are using their third.
(b) They are using their first.
(c) They lost count.
(d) They are using their fifth.
14. What does Doon do with the candles remaining?
(a) Puts them in his bag.
(b) Has Lina carry them.
(c) Lights them on the rock near the boat.
(d) Leaves them in the boat.
15. What is Doon thinking about when he goes to check the door in the tunnel?
(a) His green worm.
(b) What pineapple tastes like.
(c) How to get out of Ember.
(d) How hungry he is.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long does Lina think they've been in the boat when they come to the final pool?
2. Where does Doon go after he and Lina leave the chief guard?
3. Who is the person Lina and Doon decide to leave a message for about leaving Ember?
4. What does Poppy do when Lina and Doon go to put the boat into the river?
5. What does Lina see when she looks over the riverbank and discovers a ledge?
This section contains 550 words
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