The Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963 Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How does Momma say to pay for the food at the store in Chapter 6?
(a) Write a check.
(b) Take the nickel jar.
(c) Sign for it.
(d) Use their allowance.

2. How does Kenny feel when he sees the person who stole his gloves getting punished?
(a) Terrible.
(b) Embarrassed.
(c) Ashamed.
(d) Elated.

3. In Chapter 3, what is the name of the oldest new boy?
(a) Ruckus.
(b) Rufus.
(c) Ringo.
(d) Rylan.

4. What does Kenny like to do most?
(a) Sing.
(b) Write.
(c) Read.
(d) Run.

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

6. Who has to help Joetta out of her snow things at school?
(a) Kenny.
(b) Her teacher.
(c) Byron.
(d) The other kids.

7. What is the name of Byron's friend in Chapter 1?
(a) Buphead.
(b) Byfoot.
(c) Baleg.
(d) Boorface.

8. Why is Dad fixing up the car?
(a) They are taking a trip to Alabama.
(b) Dad got a new job.
(c) Their family is moving.
(d) They are selling the car.

9. How long does Byron go before playing with the dangerous item again?
(a) 2 weeks.
(b) 2 days.
(c) 1 weeks.
(d) 4 days.

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

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

12. Where did the new boy in Kenny's class move from?
(a) Georgia.
(b) Tennessee.
(c) Arkansas.
(d) Mississippi.

13. Who does Kenny give one of his extra pairs of gloves to?
(a) A garbage man.
(b) Cody.
(c) Rufus.
(d) A homeless man.

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

15. Why does Momma bundle her kids up so much in the winter?
(a) She likes how they look.
(b) She says if she is cold, so are they.
(c) She thinks cold is deadly.
(d) She had a sister die of pneumonia.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Byron do after getting off the bus some days?

2. What is the new kid's brother's name?

3. Who helps Kenny make friends with the new kid again?

4. How does Momma get into the locked bathroom?

5. What is the name of the biggest addition to the car in Chapter 8?

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