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

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who steals Kenny's gloves?
(a) Cody.
(b) Larry.
(c) Buphead.
(d) Lenny.

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

3. Where does Momma send Byron after Momma sees his hair?
(a) Dad's office.
(b) The hair salon.
(c) His room.
(d) Nowhere.

4. What big new addition does Dad make to the car in Chapter 8?
(a) A portable radio.
(b) A record player.
(c) Vibrators in the seats.
(d) Air conditioning.

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

6. Why does the new kid stop eating lunch with Kenny for a while?
(a) Kenny says something rude about the south.
(b) Kenny doesn't stop Byron from teasing him.
(c) Kenny makes fun of his glasses.
(d) Kenny laughs at his younger brother.

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

8. What does Joey want to try doing in order to fix Byron's hair?
(a) Wash it.
(b) Shave it.
(c) Let it grow out.
(d) Reverse the permanent.

9. What does Byron do after getting off the bus some days?
(a) Beat up other kids.
(b) Skip school.
(c) Steal from the corner store.
(d) Hang with his gang.

10. What is Byron pretending to shoot down in the locked bathroom?
(a) Nazi soldiers.
(b) His teachers.
(c) Gang members.
(d) Kids from school.

11. What day of the week does Dad present the biggest addition to the car?
(a) Saturday.
(b) Sunday.
(c) Thursday.
(d) Friday.

12. How does Kenny see what Byron is doing in the locked bathroom?
(a) He looks through the keyhole.
(b) He peeks under the door.
(c) He hides in the linen closet.
(d) He hides in the shower.

13. What did the new boy used to eat for dinner before he moved?
(a) Chipmunk.
(b) Rabbit.
(c) Rat.
(d) Squirrel.

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

15. What do the new boys get teased most about?
(a) They only have a few outfits.
(b) They never bring a lunch.
(c) They talk funny.
(d) They have red hair.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is the name of Byron's friend in Chapter 1?

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

3. How does Byron feel about what he did to his hair?

4. What is Joetta's nickname?

5. Where do the Watsons live at the beginning of the book?

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