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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Asa tell Jean that will always mean something to him?
(a) The Christmas gift.
(b) The hearts.
(c) The love letters.
(d) Their phone calls.
2. What does Dave say to Asa when Asa sees him in the backyard?
(a) He is glad he is leaving.
(b) He hopes he learned something from him.
(c) He will always worry about him.
(d) He loves him.
3. In terms of interacting with Asa, Dave can best be described as ___________________.
(a) a bully.
(b) a saint.
(c) a mentor.
(d) a hero.
4. What position does Asa play on his Little League Baseball team?
(c) Right field.
5. Who practices baseball with Asa when he and Dave no longer go together?
(a) Asa's father.
(b) Mr. Kiley.
(c) Asa's mother.
(d) Coach Henderson.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of Asa's Little League team?
2. What does Asa smell in the house when he returns home from school?
3. Asa wishes Dave would respect his __________________.
4. Who is Asa's Little League coach?
5. What does Asa notice about Coach Henderson when the coach is mad that Asa never noticed before?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the name of Asa's Little League team and who are they playing in the game in Chapter 3?
2. Why does Asa's mother decide that she no longer wants to take her antidepressant medication?
3. Describe the encounter between Dave and Asa in the backyard on the night before Asa leaves?
4. What grade is Asa in in "What Hearts" and who is the girl he loves?
5. What does Asa's mother tell him about love when he tells her that he is in love with someone?
6. How does the story, "Out" begin and what is the content of the story?
7. What position does Asa play on his Little League team and how good of a player is he?
8. Why does Asa love Jean and how has loving her changed his life?
9. Who gives Asa the candy hearts and how is the loving mood broken by the teacher's announcement?
10. What is Jean's surprising reaction to Asa's phone call, and why does Asa not get down about it?
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