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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How do the students feel about Mrs. Brown?
(a) They love her.
(b) They hate her.
(c) They respect her.
(d) They think she's funny.
2. Who is the first parent to give permission for the Washington D.C. trip?
(a) Top Cat's father.
(b) Prophet's mother.
(c) Cindy Lou's mother.
(d) Carolina's father.
3. What method of physical control does Pat Conroy introduce in class?
(a) "Flying the scout."
(b) "Milking the rat."
(c) "Choking the cat."
(d) "Shooting the crow."
4. What do the girls wear to graduation?
(a) "Traditional white."
(b) "Education brown."
(c) "Red dresses."
(d) "Green robes."
5. How did Pat Conroy feel about the kids on Yamacraw Island?
(a) He liked them.
(b) He despised them.
(c) He was jealous of them.
(d) He was afraid of them.
6. The judge rules the school board has "the power to fire any teacher considered" ______?
7. In Chapter 12, who does Pat Conroy label "predictably mediocre?"
(b) Dr. Piedmont and Bennington.
(c) The kids on Yamacraw Island.
(d) Dr. Piedmont.
8. In Chapter 10, Dr. Piedmont says his secret to success is what?
9. Prior to the Washington D.C. trip, who announces she is pregnant?
(a) Mrs. Brown.
(c) Cindy Lou.
10. Who is against taking the students to Washington D.C.?
(a) Mrs. Brown.
(c) Pat Conroy.
11. What do the students give Zeke at graduation?
(a) "The Island Warrior."
(b) "The Family Man."
(c) "The Bible."
(d) A flask.
12. Pat Conroy challenges the troublemakers in class to what sport?
(a) Arm wrestling.
13. What news does Howard Sedgwick give Pat Conroy in Chapter 11?
(a) He is fired.
(b) His wife is pregnant.
(c) The oysters are edible.
(d) He gets a raise.
14. Who is Pat Conroy's only friend in the administration?
(a) Mr. Bennington.
(b) Dr. Piedmont.
(c) Mr. Randel.
(d) Mr. Miller.
15. In college, Pat Conroy was accused of having what kind of a nose?
(a) Hog nose.
(b) Goblin nose.
(c) Pig nose.
(d) Witch nose.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Chapter 8, Pat Conroy does what at the meeting with Bennington?
2. What basketball team does Pat Conroy take the boys to see?
3. Why does Dr. Piedmont object to Pat Conroy's use of gas for the boat?
4. In Chapter 10, Mrs. Barnwell tries to take what back from Pat Conroy?
5. What derogatory name was Dr. Piedmont called as a kid?
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