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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Whom did Mrs. Winterbottom call to let her family know she was okay?
(a) Mr. Birkway.
(b) Mr. Winterbottom.
2. How many other sons did Sal's grandparents have?
3. How old is Sal when the story begins?
4. When returning from the drug store, Ben comments that Sal does what every time someone touches her?
(b) Runs away.
5. How is the Finney household best described?
6. What was drawn inside the shape of the drawing that Sal thought was Phoebe's?
(a) A triangle.
(b) A teardrop.
(c) A star.
(d) A heart.
7. How does Ben react to the poem that Mr. Birkway reads in class?
(a) He says that it is murder.
(b) He say it is terrifying.
(c) He says that it is boring.
(d) He says that the man died naturally.
8. What is Mary Lou's last name?
9. Phoebe demands that her father calls __________.
(a) The FBI.
(b) The lunatic.
(c) The police.
(d) Mrs. Cadaver.
10. When Phoebe first meets Sal, what does Phoebe call her?
11. What did Mr. Birkway ask everyone to do in 15 seconds?
(a) Find Egypt on the map.
(b) Write a paragraph.
(c) Draw something.
(d) Name three authors.
12. What is the name of the boy from the river?
(a) Tom Fleece.
(b) Tim Fleet.
(c) Alex Cheevey.
(d) Tom Fleet.
13. What does Sal notice about her father in the garage when she returns home?
(a) He was angry.
(b) He was laughing.
(c) He was lazy.
(d) He was crying.
14. What does Phoebe imagine that Mrs. Cadaver and Mr. Birkway may be doing?
(b) Having an affair.
(c) Disguising her husband's grave with a rhododendron.
(d) Writing a mystery novel.
15. With whom does Mary Lou go out on a date?
(b) The lunatic.
(d) An older boy at school.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is hidden under the floorboards of Sal's room along with her mother's hair?
2. Both Phoebe and Sal rationalized that their mothers wouldn't leave without their favorite what?
3. How does Sal react to the poem that Mr. Birkway reads in class?
4. Sal finds Mr. Birkway to be strange and _______.
5. How do Sal and her grandparents react to seeing Mount Rushmore?
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