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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who actually set fire to Pastor Harris' church in the novel?
2. In Chapter 29, the week is tense for Ronnie and Will because it is nearly time for Will to do what?
(a) Leave for France.
(b) Leave for college.
(c) Join the Army.
(d) Get married.
3. In Chapter 23, Scott asks Will if he will start attending more practices before the big tournament that is coming up, which is the same weekend as the wedding for whom?
4. Who saved Will and his mother in a car accident many years earlier in the novel?
(a) Pastor Harris.
5. What draws a big crowd, causing Ronnie to be somewhat annoyed at having to share the moment in Chapter 29?
(a) The seals swim away.
(b) The turtle eggs hatch.
(c) The gulls hatch.
(d) The otters are born.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do Ronnie and Will find Jonah doing in the work shed in Chapter 32?
2. Who was set up for causing the fire that burned down Pastor Harris' church in the novel?
3. In Chapter 25, Steve comes to the realization that walking the beach to find God as Pastor Harris often does will not work for him because Steve has found God where?
4. Ronnie regrets her choice to do what after hearing of her dad's prognosis in Chapter 31?
5. Will insists on going to his house to do what in Chapter 18?
Short Essay Questions
1. What causes the tension between Will and Ronnie in Chapter 29? What helps to ease the tension?
2. What argument takes place between Ronnie and Kim in Chapter 33? What does Ronnie discover?
3. Who comes to the aid of Ronnie and Jonah while their father is in the hospital in Chapter 31? How?
4. What deal do Ronnie and Will make in Chapter 23? Why?
5. What does Will reveal about the fire at Pastor Harris' church in Chapter 32? What is Ronnie's response?
6. How does Ronnie feel upon departing the wedding in Chapter 26? What actions does she take?
7. What interaction does Ronnie have with Blaze in Chapter 26? What concerns Ronnie?
8. What does Ronnie discuss with her father at the hospital in Chapter 33?
9. What revelations does Steve have in Chapter 25 regarding his children?
10. What confrontation does Scott have with Will in Chapter 18? How does Ronnie interrupt the conversation?
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