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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Brian insist Sophie is doing regarding her parents?
2. What color is the gigantic wave that approaches behind the boat while Sophie is watching and Cody is at the wheel?
3. What goes wrong with the boat's mainsail?
(a) Two gromments are torn out.
(b) It breaks free from a line.
(c) A rip appears near the mast.
(d) It tangles with the lines.
4. Where is Rosalie leaving for?
5. What does Cody catch his father juggling, as the group starts out to sea?
6. What does Sophie do when she finally realizes that she's telling Bompie her own story?
(a) She starts to scream.
(b) She runs out of the room.
(c) She faints.
(d) She starts to cry.
7. What is the trouble of the lone sailor the crew of The Wanderer talks to on the radio?
(a) He is having mechanical problems and needs someone to call the Coast Guard.
(b) He is having leakage and needs advice.
(c) He is having electrical trouble and needs to know his location.
(d) He is ill and needs someone to cheer him up.
8. What does Sophie compare the experience of the wave to?
(a) Being baptized.
(b) Being a fish.
(c) Being in a washing machine.
(d) Being born.
9. What does Sophie wish, as the travelers cross through Wales?
(a) That they would never see the sea again.
(b) That they could go home.
(c) That they would stop more.
(d) That they would get to Bompie's quicker.
10. What do the voyagers conclude that the blips they're seeing on their radar are?
(a) Wind funnels.
(b) Rain clouds.
(c) Small boats.
11. What name does Cody give the black bird that visits the boat?
(b) Baby Doll.
(c) Little Peep.
12. What does Brian call the little black bird?
(a) The lonely bird.
(b) The storm bird.
(c) The orphan bird.
(d) The omen bird.
13. What not-so-good news do the travelers get when they call home?
(a) They learn that Sophie's parents have been frantic with worry.
(b) They learn that a job prospect for Stew has fallen through.
(c) They learn that Cody's mother is leaving his father.
(d) They learn that Bompie is unwell.
14. On Sophie's first night home, what food does her dad make?
(a) Pork chops.
(b) Blackened catfish.
(c) Steak kabobs.
(d) Barbequed chicken.
15. Who does Sophie overhear talking about Uncle Stew losing his job?
(a) Uncle Stew and Uncle Dock.
(b) Brian and Uncle Mo.
(c) Brian and Uncle Dock.
(d) Uncle Stew and Uncle Mo.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the word for D in radio code?
2. How does Cody contact the ship?
3. What does Uncle Mo give his family as presents?
4. What does Uncle Dock say, when Cody asks if Sophie knows what happened to her parents?
5. How does Rosalie appear, when the travelers arrive at the house where she is?
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