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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What bad dream does Pharoah have after the sentencing of his older brother?
(a) Terrence falls from a cliff.
(b) Terrence is swimming in the middle of the ocean;
(c) Terrence is carried away by a vulture.
(d) Terrence confronts a monster that is chasing him.
2. What is LaJoe able at last to make?
(a) the last payment on used bunk beds for the children
(b) a chocolate cake
(c) a party for Dawn
(d) macrame wall decorations
3. Where does Lafeyette get Pahroah to agree to go?
(a) to visit Terrance in jail
(b) to watch cars at the stadium
(c) a nearby hot dog stand
(d) to a rock concert
4. Who wants to believe in magical things and be able to dream and imagine?
5. Who buys Pharoah a hot dog at the Boys Club?
6. Why does Vince Lane not start right away to clean up the basements?
(a) The gangs issue death threats.
(b) There isn't enough funding available.
(c) He needs federal government approval.
(d) He doesn't see it as a major problem.
7. What does Craig do when he sees some police officers?
(a) holds up his hands
(b) panics and runs
(c) falls to the ground
(d) pulls out a gun
8. What is making Lafeyette nervous?
(a) Pharoah's illness
(b) pressure on him to join Rickey's gang
(c) an upcoming court date
(d) his parole officer
9. Why are LaJoe and Lafeyette waiting in a room at the detention center?
(a) to appeal for Terrence's release
(b) to testify in a court case
(c) for Lafeyette's court hearing
(d) to identify an accused murderer
10. During the party, what does Dawn come running in to warn about?
(a) gang activity going on in the next building
(b) a riot in the streets
(c) a fire in the next building
(d) a police raid in the neighborhood
11. What does LaJoe buy for them to eat downtown?
(a) hotdogs and French fries
(b) some pink cotton candy
(c) caramel apples on a stick
(d) two big bags of caramel and cheese popcorn
12. What is Lafeyette beginning to look like at the age of thriteen?
(a) like his father
(b) like an old man
(c) like a ghost
(d) like a wild animal
13. What does Weasel give Lafeyette and Pharoah?
(a) new shoes
(b) ten dollars each
(c) two Persian cats
(d) two pit bull puppies
14. How is Craig killed?
(a) a gunshot to the head
(b) run over by a train
(c) a gangland execution
(d) an automobile crash
15. When does Lafeyette lose another friend who dies in a car accident during a police chase?
(a) two days after Craig's funeral
(b) the same day Craig is shot
(c) a week after Craig's funeral
(d) a month later that same spring
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is Lafeyette arrested?
2. What does Pharoah put on and spend thirty minutes grooming himself before the party?
3. What does Rickey call his new gang?
4. Where is Craig taken and eventually pronounced dead?
5. What was the result of Lafeyette's fall down some stairs?
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