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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who yells that an express train is coming?
(c) The Schwa.
2. Who ended up running away with Schwa's mother, according to the Night Butcher?
(a) The Day Butcher.
(b) One of the checkers.
(c) A bread distributor.
(d) The store manager.
3. What is waiting at the pier where Lexie and Antsy take Old Man Crawley?
(a) A boat.
(b) A submarine.
(c) A sportscar.
(d) A helicopter.
4. Antsy tries to persuade the Schwa that he will not ___________ someday, but the Schwa does not believe him.
(a) Kill himself.
(b) Kill his father.
(d) Kill his mother.
5. The Night Butcher from the supermarket is from _______________.
6. In Chapter 17, Lexie calls Antsy early in the morning to tell him that she has __________ planned for her grandfather.
(a) A nice dinner.
(b) Trauma therapy.
(c) A party.
(d) A night on the town.
7. When Antsy tells Old Man Crawley about the Schwa problem, Old Man Crawley's advice is to ______________.
(a) Take a vacation with the Schwa.
(b) Pay the Schwa to leave town.
(c) Cut the Schwa loose.
(d) Find the Schwa a girlfriend.
8. Antsy remembers the Schwa when what falls on the floor from his mother's recipe cards?
(a) A necklace.
(b) A business card.
(c) A paperclip.
(d) A pencil.
9. Antsy realizes that his mother's _____________ are a way for her to feel like she has something for herself.
(a) Cooking classes.
(b) Phot albums.
(c) Household chores.
10. What was the next thing the Schwa remembered after being abandoned by his mother?
(a) Attending his father's funeral.
(b) A policeman taking him to the station.
(c) His aunt filling out paperwork at the hospital.
(d) His father filling out paperwork at the police station.
11. Where do Lexie and Antsy take the Schwa after getting him off the expressway in Chapter 19?
(a) Crawley's restaurant.
(b) The Schwa's house.
(d) Old Man Crawley's apartment.
12. What is just below Old Man Crawley's apartment?
(a) A bar.
(b) A garage.
(c) Crawley's Restaurant.
(d) A bookstore.
13. What does Old Man Crawley offer to Antsy in order for him to stay at the hospital?
(a) A silver coin.
(b) A gold watch.
(c) Time and a half.
(d) Double time.
14. Whom does Antsy call at the end of Chapter 18?
(a) Old Man Crawley.
(d) The Schwa.
15. What name is given to a spiritual man who uses metal rods to find the presence of water and spirits?
(a) A razzer.
(b) A roubus.
(c) A jingler.
(d) A dowser.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the Night Butcher say Schwa's mother did at the meat counter on the day she disappeared?
2. Lexie tells Antsy that she has come up with an idea for giving her grandfather __________.
3. What is outside Antsy's house when he arrives in Chapter 20?
4. The Schwa tells Antsy that he stopped working for ___________.
5. Whom does Antsy confide in about his worries of the Schwa in Chapter 15?
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