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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What happens when Toby gets angry with his children?
(a) He hears Dwight's voice.
(b) He tries to discipline them properly.
(c) He remembers Dwight's anger.
(d) He doesn't make them think he doesn't love them.
2. What does Rosemary tell Toby about his father's time at Deerfield?
(a) Toby's father hated the teachers.
(b) He was the only person ever expelled from the school.
(c) None of the other students spoke to Toby's father.
(d) It prepared Toby's father for a successful future.
3. When they discuss Toby's move to Paris, Rosemary tells Toby:
(a) She can't imagine life without Toby.
(b) Dwight has said Toby must go.
(c) The decision to go to Paris is his.
(d) She wants him to go to Paris.
4. Which of the following does not bother Toby about Arthur?
(a) The one person who really knows Toby is out of his life.
(b) Arthur has a girlfriend and Toby does not.
(c) Arthur doesn't put his true self forward.
(d) Arthur never talks to or looks at his girlfriend.
5. Toby never calls Arthur a liar because:
(a) He respects Arthur's skill at lying.
(b) He know they both tell lies as a way to escape their lives.
(c) Toby is afraid to get in another fight with Arthur.
(d) Toby doesn't want to hurt Arthur's feelings.
6. Which of the following does Toby NOT do in Dwight's house?
(a) Read Pearl's diary.
(b) Look in his old room.
(c) Vandalize Dwight's room.
(d) Make a sandwich.
7. What does Toby notice about Veronica's children?
(a) They have no hopes or dreams.
(b) They are too morose to play.
(c) Their home life is no better than his.
(d) They do not look like their father.
8. Why do Toby and his friends steal gas from the Welsh farm?
(a) They hate the Welsh family.
(b) Huff has dared them to do it.
(c) They want to drive to Bellingham.
(d) They want to re-sell the gas.
9. Why does Arthur act like a sissy as they prepare to go home?
(a) He wants to show who he really is.
(b) He snuck some of Dwight's beer and got drunk.
(c) He doesn't like Dwight, and he knows acting like a sissy will bother Dwight.
(d) He is pretending to be gay.
10. Why did Dwight give Champion to Toby?
(a) Dwight is beginning to like Toby.
(b) Dwight traded Toby's Winchester for the dog.
(c) Dwight found Champion on the side of the road.
(d) Rosemary wanted Toby to have a pet.
11. How does Toby feel as Mr. Howard drives away?
(a) He realizes he doesn't know how to contact Mr. Howard.
(b) He is filled with hope for the future.
(c) He regrets some of the things he said.
(d) He realizes he may never see Mr. Howard again.
12. Why does Mr. Bolger want Chuck to marry Tina?
(a) Mr. Bolger knows Chuck will be the best husband for Tina.
(b) It is the right thing to do.
(c) Mr. Bolger doesn't want Chuck to leave for college.
(d) Chuck confesses to Mr. Bolger that he knows he is the father.
13. What does Rosemary tell Toby when she picks him up from Hill?
(a) She is disappointed in Toby.
(b) Toby is exactly like his father.
(c) Toby lasted longer than she thought he would.
(d) She didn't expect anything better from Toby.
14. Toby's older friends are most interested in:
(a) Getting Toby drunk and helping him lose his virginity.
(b) Picking fights.
(c) Teasing younger students.
(d) Stealing from local stores.
15. Why does Toby ask Mr. Howard to pick him up in front of a crowded drugstore?
(a) The drugstore isn't far from Toby's school.
(b) Toby doesn't want Mr. Howard to see his house.
(c) Toby wants other kids to see him with a father-like figure.
(d) Toby doesn't trust Mr. Howard.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following is not a condition Toby must agree to before he can live in Mr. Bolger's house?
2. What event prompts Rosemary to declare she and Toby will leave Dwight's house?
3. What does Toby think is funny while at the tailor?
4. Why does Rosemary campaign for Senator Jackson and John F. Kennedy?
5. When Arthur discovers that Toby has spent all his money, Arthur:
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