Goin' Someplace Special

15 Questions  I  By Ksugirl1990 on September 16, 2011
 This quiz tests reading comprehension on the story "Goin' Someplace Special"

  

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1.  On page 18, Tricia Ann says she is going to "wash down"Jimmy Lee's pretzel". What does the author mean by wash down?  
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2.  The Southland hotel is described as spectacular.  Which word means the same thing as spectacular 
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3.  At the beginning of the story, Grandma is tying Tricia Ann's sash.  Which word means the same as sash?
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4.  Trician Ann recalled a bus trip that she had taken with her grandmother.  What does the word recalled mean? 
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5.  Which one of these is NOT a reason Tricia Ann gave up her seat to Mrs. Grannell?
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6.  Why did Tricia Ann's face fall when she jumped off the Whites Only Bench? 
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7.  How does Jimmy Lee relate to Tricia Ann not being able to sit on a bench at the fountain that her grandfather helped to build? 
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8.  Why did Tricia Ann "stagger on wobbly legs to a nearby bench?" 
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9.  What does Grandmother say abou the silly signs? 
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10.  Who is Blooming Mary? 
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11.  How did Tricia Ann end up in a Whites Only Hotel? 
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12.  Why is the public library "someplace special?"  
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13.  What does Hickey's sister tell him when Hickey asks Tricia Ann to come into the Grand Music Palace? 
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14.  How does Tricia Ann feel when she arrives at the Public Libary? 
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15.  The story says the library looked, "proud in the summer sun".  This is an example of: 
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