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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who does Patty think she spots at the carnival?
2. What problems does the ice cause Patty?
(a) It freezes the cornflakes.
(b) It freezes her car engine.
(c) It freezes the waterpipes.
(d) It seals the trailer door shut.
3. Who does Van call for when he gets to the trailer?
4. What terrifies Jamie more than Van?
(a) Nin's screaming.
(b) The police sirens.
(c) The farm animals.
(d) Patty's terrified face.
5. Where does Patty go to phone in sick?
(a) The package store.
(b) The butchers.
(c) The grocer's.
(d) Earl's house.
6. Why does Jamie's teacher say she is worried about him?
(a) He is missing too much school.
(b) He is always crying in class.
(c) He has no social skills.
(d) People have seen Patty hit him.
7. How does Jamie like to entertain his sister?
(a) With magic tricks.
(b) With funny faces.
(c) With loud burps.
(d) With funny noises.
8. What does Patty warn Jamie she would do if he didn't settle down?
(a) Drown him in the lake.
(b) Leave him by the side of the road.
(c) Smack him.
(d) Take away his magic book.
9. Where does Jamie hide Nin?
(a) Inside the bureau drawer.
(b) In the fridge.
(c) Among blankets and pillows.
(d) Under the bed.
10. What do Jamie and his mother do instead of going shopping?
(a) Work out a new magic trick.
(b) Play cards.
(c) Decorate the trailer.
(d) Decorate a tree outside.
11. What does Patty carry Jamie back to the trailer like?
(a) A Hollywood actress.
(b) A wounded animal.
(c) A baby.
(d) A puppy.
12. Why does Jamie kick Nin's drawer?
(a) To practise his karate.
(b) To annoy his mother.
(c) To see if it hides her.
(d) To hurt Nin.
13. How does Patty react when she can't start the car?
(a) She lauhs hysterically.
(b) She faints.
(c) She cries.
(d) She shouts at Jamie.
14. When does Mrs. Desrochers say she can watch Jamie?
(a) Tuesday afternoons.
(b) Friday mornings.
(c) Saturday afternoons.
(d) Sunday mornings.
15. What was Earl's job in the world destroyed by the bomb?
(a) To build a spaceship.
(b) To find survivors.
(c) To build a castle.
(d) To find uncontaminated food.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Mrs. Desrochers make Jamie jump?
2. What does Jamie think his mother sounds like when she apologizes to him?
3. What does Jamie do in the bathroom?
4. Why does Jamie feel sorry for Agnes in Chapter 5?
5. Where is the first thing Patty wants to know when she enters the trailer?
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