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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Patty dust herself down like when she gets up after ducking behind the snowcone stand?
(a) As if she is geting crumbs out of her clothes.
(b) As if she fell.
(c) As if she has a pain in her stomach.
(d) As if someone spilt something on her.
2. Why does Jamie hate going to school?
(a) He hates his new teacher.
(b) He hates having to catch up.
(c) He hates leaving his mother and sister.
(d) He hates getting up early.
3. When does Patty say she will catch up with Jamie?
(a) After she has drank her coffee.
(b) After she has talked to Van.
(c) After she has called the police.
(d) After she has had a good cry.
4. What does Jamie do in the bathroom?
(a) He vomits.
(b) He falls asleep.
(c) He takes a shower.
(d) He cries.
5. What does Patty say they will be doing for the rest of their lives if they don't get over Van?
(a) Drinking in the closet.
(b) Living in the trailer.
(c) Hiding in the bureau.
(d) Vomiting in the bathroom.
6. Where does Patty go to phone in sick?
(a) The package store.
(b) Earl's house.
(c) The grocer's.
(d) The butchers.
7. What does Patty yell at Jamie for doing?
(a) Wasting his money.
(b) Staring at her.
(c) Kicking her.
(d) Dropping his coffee.
8. What does Patty get out of the cabinet when she gets home?
(a) A photo album.
(b) A pack of cigarettes.
(c) A pack of cards.
(d) A bottle of whiskey.
9. Where has Patty gone at the beginning of Chapter 10?
(a) Earl's house.
(b) The store.
(c) Agnes' house.
(d) The market.
10. What is Jamie's impulse to feel when he first skates on the pond?
11. What does Jamie try to talk to his mother about?
(a) The stuffed animal he won for Nin.
(b) Her beautiful new dress.
(c) His shooting ability.
(d) His latest magic trick.
12. Where does Jamie hide Nin?
(a) Under the bed.
(b) In the fridge.
(c) Among blankets and pillows.
(d) Inside the bureau drawer.
13. What does Patty carry Jamie back to the trailer like?
(a) A puppy.
(b) A baby.
(c) A wounded animal.
(d) A Hollywood actress.
14. What does Jamie break in the car on the way back home from the restaurant?
(a) The car window.
(b) The car door handle.
(c) The car tape deck.
(d) The car radio.
15. Where is the first thing Patty wants to know when she enters the trailer?
(a) Where Nin is.
(b) If Van has a gun.
(c) If Jamie is okay.
(d) Why Van is there.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Patty react when she can't start the car?
2. What pointers does Earl give Jamie to help him skate?
3. What does Jamie think his mother needs for Christmas?
4. What does Jamie do outside the trailer?
5. How does Jamie stop Van from going into the bedroom?
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