The House of the Scorpion Test | Final Test - Easy

Nancy Farmer
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who arranged Maria's marriage?
(a) Her father.
(b) El Patron.
(c) MacGregor.
(d) Her uncle.

2. What kind of bones does Matt find at the factory?
(a) Whale bones.
(b) Human bones.
(c) Cow bones.
(d) Dog bones.

3. What do the Keepers take every night?
(a) Opium.
(b) Laudanum.
(c) Heroin.
(d) Marijuana.

4. What is wrong with Matt's first breakfast from the border patrol?
(a) He doesn't recognize the food.
(b) It is cold.
(c) He is allergic to it.
(d) It is a half-portion.

5. What has Celia been giving Matt?
(a) Arsenic.
(b) Rat poison.
(c) Scorpion venom.
(d) Hemlock.

6. What instrument does El Patron like Matt to play for him?
(a) All of these.
(b) Harmonica.
(c) Guitar.
(d) Piano.

7. Where did El Patron find Tam Lin?
(a) At a major corporation.
(b) In a poor house.
(c) At the hospital.
(d) In prison.

8. Why is Matt sure he will not be used for spare parts?
(a) He has been treated so well.
(b) He is not large enough.
(c) He is too valuable.
(d) His brain was left intact.

9. What makes Matt cry at the factory?
(a) Thinking of Maria.
(b) Thoughts of Tam Lin.
(c) Seeing a boy die.
(d) Watching a bird fly free.

10. Why is Chacho so weak when he gets out of the bone pit?
(a) He is starving.
(b) He is injured.
(c) He is dehydrated.
(d) He is sleep deprived.

11. What kind of vehicle does Ton Ton drive?
(a) A hover craft.
(b) A golf cart.
(c) A shrimp harvester.
(d) A tractor.

12. What is the first major medical problem Matt sees El Patron face?
(a) Seizure.
(b) Stroke.
(c) Cancer.
(d) Heart attack.

13. How is Matt taken to San Luis?
(a) A hovercraft.
(b) An airplane.
(c) A large ship.
(d) A bus.

14. What does the border patrol treat Matt like?
(a) A spy.
(b) A guest.
(c) A suspect.
(d) A hero.

15. What devastates Matt when Tam Lin says goodbye?
(a) He says he doesn't believe in Heaven.
(b) He says Celia is an Eejit.
(c) He says Maria doesn't love him.
(d) He says they will never meet again.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Raul's talk about individualism promote?

2. What does Matt say about slow people?

3. Where does Matt meet Maria before the wedding?

4. What is Matt given as he is sent to San Luis?

5. Who does Steven marry?

(see the answer keys)

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