Chapter 1, Fortune (pgs. 3-7)
1. Why are Toby and his mother leaving Florida for Utah?
(a) Toby's mother thinks Toby will receive a better education there.
(b) They are trying to escape Toby's mother's boyfriend.
(c) Toby's father lives in Utah.
(d) Toby's mother has been offered a job in Utah.
2. What does Toby's mother believe she will get a job doing in Utah?
(a) Mining uranium.
(b) Managing a hotel.
3. Why do Toby and his mother believe they will be successful in Utah?
(a) They have had it rough and deserve some good luck.
(b) The job market is very healthy.
(c) Toby's mother has received a promising job offer.
(d) Housing is cheap.
4. What prompts Toby to convince his mother to buy him souvenirs?
(a) Toby is taunted by other children and feels snubbed.
(b) His mother secures a job that pays well.
(c) Toby witnesses a truck drive over a cliff.
(d) Toby discovers he has lost all his toys in their move.
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