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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Jamie say is a funny squirrelly thing?
2. What is the name of Jamie's teacher?
(a) Mr. Dunker.
(b) Mrs. Desrochers.
(c) Miss. Formby.
(d) Mrs. Newby.
3. What knocks Jamie back as he walks outside?
(a) A dog.
(b) Van's truck.
(c) The wind.
(d) The gorgous day.
4. What is Jamie's surname?
5. What is the name of Earl's ex-wife?
6. What kind of vehicle does Earl own?
(a) A bus.
(b) A Mercedes.
(c) A tanker.
(d) A pickup truck.
7. What lesson did Jamie sleep through?
8. What does Jamie think the worm keeps him as skinny as?
(a) A pole.
(b) A plank.
(c) A fence post.
(d) A rail.
9. How does the author describe Patty's words as she calls Jamie over?
(a) Deliberate and powerful.
(b) Fast and scared.
(c) Slow and meek.
(d) Booming and confident.
10. What does Patty ask Jamie to do for her after she catches Nin?
(a) Take Nin to the car.
(b) Put on his clothes.
(c) Walk over to her.
(d) Call the police.
11. What does Patty tell Jamie to do as he is getting dressed?
(a) To sing.
(b) To speed up.
(c) To slow down.
(d) To dress properly.
12. Where will Jamie sleep in the trailer?
(a) On the mattress in the back room.
(b) On the camper in the hallway.
(c) In the overhead cupboard.
(d) In the crib.
13. What did Earl brag to Patty that he could heat the trailer with?
(a) A match.
(b) A torch.
(c) A gas burner.
(d) A log fire.
14. Why does Jamie think Earl is glad to be around Patty?
(a) He is in love with her.
(b) She makes him feel safe.
(c) He has no other friends.
(d) She creates adventure.
15. Complete the following sentence; "He who cooks the pancakes..."
(a) Determines their flavor.
(b) Has the first one.
(c) Determines their size.
(d) Has the biggest one.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Jamie see sticking out from the top of his pillowcase?
2. What do Jamie and his mother do when Earl comes back from work?
3. Why does Jamie think the bureau drawer is the perfect crib for Nin?
4. Where does Earl live?
5. What does the man at the shooting gallery ask Jamie?
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