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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why does Byron say southern people get colder faster than northern people?
(a) Their skin is lighter.
(b) Their hearts beat slower.
(c) Their blood is thinner.
(d) Their hair is not as thick.

2. What is Dad's finishing touch to fixing up his car?
(a) Seat covers.
(b) A new horn.
(c) A window opener.
(d) An air freshener.

3. What does Byron do to his hair in Chapter 7?
(a) Dies it.
(b) Shaves it.
(c) Straightens it.
(d) Bleaches it.

4. What does Joey stop doing after Byron talks to her about the garbage trucks?
(a) Complaining.
(b) Wearing gloves.
(c) Talking to Byron.
(d) Drinking cold water.

5. Where will Byron stay for the summer?
(a) With Grandma Sands.
(b) With Uncle Brown.
(c) Camping with Dad.
(d) At the juvenile center.

6. Who is the King of the school, according to Chapter 2?
(a) Larry Dunn.
(b) Bryan Wilson.
(c) Robby Richards.
(d) Byron Watson.

7. What kind of bird does Byron see on a phone wire?
(a) Barn owl.
(b) Pigeon.
(c) Sparrow.
(d) Mourning dove.

8. What does Byron do just after he sees the bird from the wire is dead?
(a) Finds a friend to show the dead bird to.
(b) Shouts and screams.
(c) Vomits.
(d) Faints.

9. Where does the person who helps mend the friendship between Kenny and the new kid talk to the new kid?
(a) The grocery store.
(b) Their house.
(c) The bus stop.
(d) The cafeteria.

10. How does Byron feel when Kenny reads to his class?
(a) Proud.
(b) Ashamed.
(c) Embarrassed.
(d) Angry.

11. How does Byron feel about what he did to his hair?
(a) Smug.
(b) Dissappointed.
(c) Happy.
(d) Annoyed.

12. What does Dad pretend to be while presenting the biggest addition to the car?
(a) A confused man.
(b) A car salesman.
(c) An auctioneer.
(d) A winner of a huge prize.

13. Who is the King of the 4th grade?
(a) Larry Dunn.
(b) Bryan Wilson.
(c) Kenny Watson.
(d) Robby Richards.

14. How does Kenny feel when his dad gets home after Byron changed his hair?
(a) Nervous.
(b) Happy.
(c) Excited.
(d) Arrogant.

15. What is Dad's sister's name?
(a) Cyndey.
(b) Sara.
(c) Sidney.
(d) Sasha.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Momma say to Dad when he gets home after Byron changed his hair?

2. What is the name of the school Kenny attends?

3. How does Kenny feel when Byron hits the bird on the phone wire?

4. Why does Momma bundle her kids up so much in the winter?

5. What does Dad do about Byron's hair in Chapter 7?

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