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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is Mclean very happy to see at the restaurant?
2. Where will Mclean be going instead of going to Hawaii?
3. What surprising weather conditions does Mclean wake up to in Chapter 9?
4. Why does Mclean become defensive of Opal with her father?
(a) She thinks he will hurt Opal.
(b) She thinks Opal has had a hard life.
(c) She wants Opal to be her stepmother.
(d) She thinks he is using Opal.
5. What does Mclean learn about why David never showed up at the hotel?
(a) His car broke down.
(b) He ran out of gas.
(c) He got lost.
(d) He got grounded.
6. What impresses Mclean most about the dinner?
(a) The family interactions.
(b) The exotic food.
(c) The music.
(d) The table settings.
7. What do the students want to include on the model?
(a) Road signs and store signs.
(b) People and stoplights.
(c) Road signs and animals.
(d) People and animals.
8. What does Mclean find at the beach house that surprises her?
(a) Her baby pictures.
(b) Her old car.
(c) Her first bike.
(d) Her surf board.
9. What is Mclean's mother doing when Mclean sees her on TV?
(d) Making a phone call.
10. What is Katherine's response when Mclean confronts her for the choices she has made?
(a) Mclean can't place all the blame on her mother.
(b) Mclean needs to grow up.
(c) Katherine tells her that she is being a brat.
(d) Katherine knows she has made mistakes.
11. What does Mclean promise Deb she will do before she leaves?
(a) To say goodbye.
(b) To go to dinner with her.
(c) To teach her how to make a souffle.
(d) To turn in her term paper.
12. What does Mclean discover about her mother during the week they spend at the beach?
(a) Her mother is pregnant again.
(b) Her mother regrets leaving her father.
(c) Her mother really is still her mother.
(d) Her mother never really loved her.
13. Where does Mclean go when school lets out early?
(a) The bakery.
(b) The restaurant.
(c) The movies.
14. What does Mclean's mother's friend bring to the house for Mclean?
15. What are David and his father doing when Mclean goes outside?
(a) Playing pitch and catch.
(b) Painting the fence.
(c) Cleaning out the garage.
(d) Practicing putting.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mclean do with her stepsister and stepbrother while her mother unloads the car at the beach house?
2. Who is Mclean's little stepsister?
3. What does Mclean do as she waits for a person to arrive at the hotel?
4. David tells Mclean the story behind his ________________.
5. The quilt that Mclean's mother had made for her was made with _____________________.
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