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

2. How long does the family enjoy the new addition to the car?
(a) 1 hour.
(b) 4 hours.
(c) 2 hours.
(d) 3 hours.

3. What does Kenny suggest Byron should do before Momma can punish him?
(a) Pretend to cry.
(b) Run away.
(c) Write an apology letter.
(d) Hide in his room.

4. Why won't Kenny tattle on Byron for getting things from the store without permission?
(a) He wanted to do the same thing.
(b) His brother blackmails him.
(c) He ate some of the things that Byron got.
(d) He loves his brother.

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

6. What does Momma try first in an effort to get Byron's lips off the mirror?
(a) Pulls him off forcefully.
(b) Pours warm water over it.
(c) Tries a blow dryer.
(d) Uses a chisel.

7. Who does Kenny first tell about his fight with the new kid?
(a) Aunt Cydney.
(b) Momma.
(c) Byron.
(d) His teacher.

8. Why does Dad want to go to his sister's house at the beginning of the book?
(a) She is very lonely.
(b) Her heat works.
(c) Her cooler works.
(d) She makes delicious food.

9. Which of the following is NOT something Dad starts fixing on his car in Chapter 8?
(a) Tires.
(b) Antenna.
(c) Radio dial.
(d) Fluids.

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

11. What part of Byron does Momma use to pull him out of the bathroom?
(a) His ear.
(b) His neck.
(c) His arm.
(d) His nose.

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

13. How does Momma feel about what Byron does to his hair?
(a) She is embarrassed by it.
(b) She hates it.
(c) She is amused by it.
(d) She loves it.

14. What does Byron say the garbage trucks really do in the morning?
(a) Make the world colder.
(b) Shovel the roads.
(c) Pick up frozen bodies.
(d) Look for kids without proper coats.

15. What is Momma's maiden name?
(a) Skinner.
(b) Sands.
(c) Saint.
(d) Slater.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Dad call the other man who wanted to marry Momma?

2. How does Momma get into the locked bathroom?

3. How long does Byron go before playing with the dangerous item again?

4. How is Momma kept from punishing Byron?

5. Why is Dad fixing up the car?

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