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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 the shop owner give Colin, Miranda and Annemarie for payment?
(a) A sandwich and soda.
(c) Five dollars.
(d) Movie tickets.
2. How did Quack get his nickname?
(a) He has a honking laugh.
(b) It rhymes with his last name.
(c) He is really funny.
(d) He has odd behavior.
3. What does Miranda do when she is afraid of someone on the street?
(a) She crosses the street.
(b) She talks on her cell phone.
(c) She asks the person what time it is.
(d) She runs the other way.
4. Miranda's mother dates a man with what profession?
5. What type of television show is the show in #2?
(a) Reality show.
(c) Game show.
(d) Soap opera.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the topic of the note found in #75?
2. What is one of the things on Miranda's mother's list of things she would do if she won the game show money?
3. What does Miranda ask the big boy who comes up behind her on the street?
4. What does Sal do alone after school?
5. What meeting is held each month in the apartment building?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Miranda's mother so sad about her life?
2. Why is Miranda so surprised and happy when Annemarie is still at her house the morning after a sleepover?
3. What does Miranda compare the game show postcard to in Chapter 1?
4. What is missing from the apartment one day and what do Miranda and her mother think about what has happened?
5. How does the author use foreshadowing regarding Miranda's not telling Sal that he should no longer fear Marcus?
6. Explain Miranda's mother's situation regarding her job and personal life.
7. What arrives at Miranda's apartment to fulfill the last note from the writer?
8. What does Miranda receive from Richard for Christmas and why does it frighten Miranda?
9. What does Miranda see scratched into the mailbox after the homeless man saves Sal?
10. What does Miranda finally realize about Marcus and Julia?
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