1. What is a "slump"?
A drop in the activity of a business or the economy.
2. What is the main character, Evan Trenski, doing at the start of Chapter 1?
Throwing a baseball into the air and catching it.
3. What made the game Evan is playing as the book opens just interesting enough to keep it going?
The thought that if he missed, he would probably break his nose.
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