The Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963 Test | Final Test - Easy

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Where does Joey sleep in the car?
(a) On the floor in the back.
(b) Across the back seat.
(c) On Momma's lap.
(d) In the trunk.

2. What does Momma do when Dad starts a silly game when she wakes up?
(a) Goes back to sleep.
(b) Plays along.
(c) Asks to drive for a while.
(d) Laughs.

3. What clue does Kenny see in Chapter 11 that they have been driving longer than planned?
(a) Byron has fuzz on his head.
(b) Dad's whiskers are growing.
(c) The sun is hotter.
(d) He needs a shower.

4. Who saves Kenny from the dangerous part of the lake?
(a) Mr. Robert.
(b) A stranger.
(c) Byron.
(d) Dad.

5. Where are Kenny and Dad when they discuss why Byron must spend some time in the South?
(a) Kenny's room.
(b) The living room.
(c) The kitchen.
(d) The car.

6. Why does Kenny want to go to the area of the lake that Grandma warned about?
(a) He likes snakes.
(b) He wants adventure.
(c) He has never seen a real bear.
(d) He would like to meet a hobo.

7. In what state is the second break of the road trip taken in?
(a) Tennessee.
(b) Kentucky.
(c) Ohio.
(d) Indiana.

8. What are the kids upset about at the first stop on their road trip?
(a) The stop is at a tiny shack.
(b) There are no vending machines.
(c) There are only outhouses.
(d) There is a drinking fountain for colored people.

9. What about Grandma does Momma not approve of?
(a) Her gentleman friend.
(b) Her lack of church going.
(c) Her outhouse.
(d) Her dyed hair.

10. Where did the big boom occur?
(a) The church.
(b) The town square.
(c) The lake.
(d) The school.

11. Who does Dad think is responsible for the big boom?
(a) The neighbors.
(b) Byron.
(c) White men.
(d) A police.

12. What tragic even recently happened at the part of the lake Grandma tells the kids to stay away from?
(a) A little boy drowned.
(b) A girl was murdered and violated.
(c) A little girl was bitten and died.
(d) A family was beaten.

13. What is the name of Grandma's gentleman friend?
(a) Mr. Robert.
(b) Mr. Ryan.
(c) Mr. Redding.
(d) Mr. Rylan.

14. Who screams just after the big boom was heard?
(a) Granda.
(b) Momma.
(c) Joey.
(d) Byron.

15. Where do Momma and Grandma sit while they catch up in Chapter 12?
(a) The porch.
(b) The drawing room.
(c) The kitchen.
(d) The milking shed.

Short Answer Questions

1. How many children died in the church bombing in Birmingham?

2. Who did Dad tell about his plan to drive through the night?

3. Why does Byron want to go to the lake in Chapter 12?

4. What does Momma want the family to do during their road trip?

5. What gift does Mrs. Davidson give her favorite Watson before they leave on their trip?

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