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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Abba not say anything about Boaz's decision to join the military?
(a) He felt it was up to Boaz to make the decision.
(b) He was too angry to say anything.
(c) He thought Boaz would grow up if he was in the military for a while.
(d) He had been the one to encourage Boaz to consider the military.
2. How does Boaz act on his leaves while in the military?
(b) Distant and remote
3. Why is it incongruous where Pearl goes to school?
(a) Pearl is Jewish and Chinese.
(b) Pearl is Japanese and Jewish.
(c) Pearl is Native American.
(d) Pearl is Chinese and Buddhist.
4. Why does Boaz's father slam his fist on the table?
(a) He is angry with the Army for not providing counseling for Boaz.
(b) He is angry that Boaz can be recalled to the service.
(c) He wants to know when Boaz is going to come out of his room.
(d) He is angry that Amanda bothers Boaz.
5. What bothers Levi about Boaz?
(a) Boaz's muffled crying
(b) Boaz's swearing
(c) Boaz's surly tone to his mother
(d) Boaz's indifference to everyone
6. Why does Amanda go in to talk to the principal at Levi's school?
(a) To volunteer to be a classroom aide
(b) To see why Levi's grades are falling
(c) To ask about a reception for Boaz
(d) To thank the principal for the sign at the school's entrance
7. With whom is Christina going away for the summer?
(a) Her best friend
(c) By herself
8. What nicknamed had Amanda once given Boaz?
(a) Boaz the Bountiful
(b) Human Vacuum
(c) Human Hoover.
(d) Bright Boaz
9. What does Levi tell his friends about Boaz?
(a) Boaz is suffering from PTSD.
(b) All Boaz does is look up maps on the internet.
(c) Boaz has broken up with Christine.
(d) Boaz is seeing a psychiatrist.
10. Why does Boaz come downstairs?
(a) To give Levi a letter to mail
(b) To take Christina home
(c) To get a sandwich
(d) To tell Christina to go away
11. What do Levi and Zim have in common?
(a) They share a birthday.
(b) They both love Hebrew class.
(c) They both want to be in the Air Force.
(d) The have the same grandparents.
12. What does Amanda think Boaz's trip will do for Boaz?
(a) It will make Boaz withdraw more.
(b) It will be good for Boaz.
(c) It will either heal Boaz or kill him.
(d) It will probably not impact Boaz at all.
13. What time does Boaz head back up to this room?
(b) While everyone is still eating
14. What does Levi say about his brother when asked at the movies?
(a) He is doing well and has gotten a job.
(b) He is talking about re-enlisting.
(c) He just stays in his room.
(d) He is seeing a psychiatrist.
15. Why does Zim want to see Boaz?
(a) Boaz was like a big brother to Zim.
(b) To find out if Boaz still likes Zim's older sister.
(c) To question Boaz about the war
(d) To see if Boaz has any scars
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Levi think Boaz is going to go?
2. In what service had Abba and Dov served?
3. Why is Amanda upset at Levi regarding the reason she goes in to see the principal?
4. What does Amanda buy Boaz?
5. Why is Levi getting invited to a lot of end-of-the-year parties?
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