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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 21.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Palmer feed the pigeon?
(a) Bread crumbs.
(c) Bird food.
(d) Special K.
2. What does Beans have in the frozen spaghetti and meatballs container in his freezer?
(a) A rat.
(b) A snake.
(c) A cat.
(d) A muskrat.
3. Where do the boys go in the middle of the night?
(a) To the old boarded up railroad station to see all of the pigeons.
(b) To the playground to ride on the rides.
(c) To the soccer field to see the wringers.
(d) To the school yard to play stickball.
4. What does Beans do when he sees a pigeon in the sky?
(a) Pulls out a slingshot and shoots at it.
(b) Pulls out a bb gun and shoots at it.
(c) Chases after it to an alley.
(d) Chases it and wrings its neck.
5. How does Palmer learn about pigeons?
(a) He borrows a book from the library.
(b) He talks to his father about pigeons.
(c) He asks Dorothy if she knows anything about pigeons.
(d) He buys a book at the bookstore.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many pigeons are gathered for the pigeon shoot, according to Palmer's dad?
2. What does Palmer ask of his mother one evening before bed?
3. Why did Palmer have trouble concentrating at school?
4. Who is Fishface?
5. What does Palmer feel "lurking in shadowy doorways"?
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