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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Wright say his yard lacked?
(c) A swing
(d) Plastic chairs
2. What does Big Boy hide in?
(a) A kiln
(b) A barrel
(c) A coal mine
(d) A rabbit hole
3. What is the name of the family the soldiers ask Mann to save?
(a) The Smiths
(b) The Heartfields
(c) The Jacksons
(d) The Jamesons
4. What does one of Wright's co-workers say Wright forgot to say?
5. What do the boys say Wright forgot to say?
(b) Thank you
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Big Boy ask the woman for?
2. What did the white children throw at Wright and his friends?
3. What kind of vehicle is the religious song about?
4. Why do the boys make up words?
5. Who is going to give Big Boy and Bobo a lift out of town?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the fight between Big Boy and Bobo.
2. What does Wright say his mother taught him in the opening section?
3. How does this chapter show the four teenage boys as innocent?
4. Describe the encounter Wright has with some white boys when he gets a flat tire.
5. What happens to Wright when his boss tells him to deliver groceries to a white neighborhood after dark?
6. What does Bob say is the situation in town?
7. What are Big Boy and his friends doing in this chapter?
8. Why do Big Boy's friends not want to go to the swimming pool?
9. How does Mann die?
10. What does Big Boy think about while he waits in the hole?
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