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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 17 | Chapter 18.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How old was Palmer on his first Pigeon Day?
2. Who is the one person who does not care about Palmer's bruised arm?
(b) Palmer's mother.
3. What do the boys begin yelling at the park when they are playing their game?
(a) "Where is Fishface?"
(b) "Palmer is a chicken!"
(c) "Wringer! Wringer!"
(d) "Who is afraid of us?"
4. What special food does Palmer get for his pigeon?
(a) Honey Crunchers.
(b) Frosted miniwheats.
(d) Graham crackers.
5. What story do people tell about Arthur at the pigeon shoot one summer before he is a wringer?
(a) He hid behind his father, afraid of the falling pigeon feathers.
(b) He wrung a pigeon's neck in the middle of a family picnic.
(c) He gathered up all of the dead pigeons in a bag.
(d) He became frightened and could not wring a pigeon's neck.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Fishface?
2. Who do Palmer and the gang attack with snowballs on their way to school one morning?
3. What is Beans' real name?
4. When Palmer asks his mother why the boy wrung the pigeon's neck, what does she say?
5. How does Palmer describe the weeks following his birthday?
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