The House of the Scorpion Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Section 3: Chapters 6 & 7.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why do children discover Matt?
(a) He left the house.
(b) Some rumors were told.
(c) They hear him crying.
(d) They follow his footsteps.

2. Who is forbidden from seeing Matt while he is operated on?
(a) Celia.
(b) Rosa.
(c) El Patron.
(d) Maria.

3. Why does Rosa throw Matt on the lawn?
(a) A man threatens her.
(b) Maria tells him to.
(c) It is the rules.
(d) She sees the writing on his feet.

4. What gave El Patron his desire to survive?
(a) Watching his siblings die.
(b) Reading mythology.
(c) Working in a hospital.
(d) Going to church.

5. What makes Maria mad when she first sees Matt?
(a) He is not handsome.
(b) He is short.
(c) He does not talk.
(d) He is locked up.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where is Matt operated on?

2. What does Rosa tell Matt not to do as she leads him across the courtyard?

3. Why does Matt force his way out of his house for the first time?

4. How does Matt get out of his house for the first time?

5. What is Eduardo working with at the beginning of the book?

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