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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 23.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do the boys begin yelling at the park when they are playing their game?
(a) "Wringer! Wringer!"
(b) "Who is afraid of us?"
(c) "Palmer is a chicken!"
(d) "Where is Fishface?"
2. What does Beans do when he sees a pigeon in the sky?
(a) Pulls out a bb gun and shoots at it.
(b) Pulls out a slingshot and shoots at it.
(c) Chases after it to an alley.
(d) Chases it and wrings its neck.
3. Why does the town sponsor a pigeon shoot?
(a) To raise money for the transit system.
(b) To raise money for the baseball team.
(c) To raise money for the school.
(d) To raise money for the playground.
4. What story do people tell about Arthur at the pigeon shoot one summer before he is a wringer?
(a) He wrung a pigeon's neck in the middle of a family picnic.
(b) He hid behind his father, afraid of the falling pigeon feathers.
(c) He became frightened and could not wring a pigeon's neck.
(d) He gathered up all of the dead pigeons in a bag.
5. Who does Palmer question about Nipper when the bird does not come home?
(a) The mailman.
(b) HIs parents.
(c) The golden bird on his father's trophy.
(d) The neighborhood cat.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Palmer describe the weeks following his birthday?
2. What playground equipment do Palmer and the gang play on the afternoon of his party?
3. Who is the one person who does not care about Palmer's bruised arm?
4. What does Palmer give Beans for his birthday?
5. Who do the boys see at the playground on Palmer's birthday?
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