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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Tommy live?
(d) Johnson City.
2. What does Luvenia say Mr. Deets never does for her?
(a) Gives her raises.
(b) Pays her on time.
(c) Looks her in the eye.
(d) Compliments her.
3. Who brings word that Luvenia has been fired?
(a) Mrs. Deets.
(c) Mr. Parish.
(d) Mr. Deets.
4. What does Tommy's school do for the first time while he is on the team?
(a) Wins against Chicago Prep.
(b) Has black starting players.
(c) Loses to Detroit Prep.
(d) Wins the tournament.
5. What is the name of the Deetses' dog'?
6. What is Jennie grateful for after the march?
(a) There was a large crowd.
(b) Her voice was heard.
(c) The news media was there.
(d) Nobody was hurt.
7. How are Shep and Malcolm related?
(a) They are brothers.
(b) They are cousins.
(c) Shep is Malcolm's uncle.
(d) They are half-brothers.
8. Why does Malcolm refuse to give Shep any money?
(a) He is selfish.
(b) He promised his aunt he would not.
(c) He knows he will spend it on drugs.
(d) He wants Malcolm to stay by him.
9. How does Luvenia feel while driving with Florenz?
10. How does Malcolm get to his family reunion?
(a) He hitchhikes.
(b) His friends take a road trip.
(c) He bums a ride on the train.
(d) His great aunt buys him a ticket.
11. What does Shep say gives him a lot of pressure?
(a) His illness.
(b) Owing money to others.
(c) Being a Lewis.
(d) Hearing from his mother.
12. Where does Shep live?
(a) A homeless shelter.
(b) The YMCA.
(c) An alleyway.
(d) Under a bridge.
13. How does Chase say he will help Tommy with his college tuition?
(a) Get him a loan.
(b) Form fundraisers.
(c) Find him a job.
(d) Get him a scholarship.
14. How does Luvenia know Florenz?
(a) She lives next door.
(b) She sells papers on the corner.
(c) She goes to the same church.
(d) She is the Deetses' daughter.
15. What is the name of Malcolm's band?
(a) Swing Kids.
(c) String Theory.
(d) Black Cats.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Luvenia want to live?
2. What is the name of Tommy's boss?
3. What kind of college does Jennie go to?
4. What does Luvenia plan to get a loan for?
5. What does Luvenia need Mrs. Deets to sign an affidavit for?
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