Bud, Not Buddy Review - Chapters 10-19

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Bud Not Buddy Quizzes & Trivia

Review of Chapters 10-19 of Christopher Paul Curtis' novel Bud, Not Buddy


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What name listed below is not a name of a member of Herman E. Calloway's band?
    • A. 

      Doo Doo Bug

    • B. 

      Deed

    • C. 

      Steady Eddie

    • D. 

      Clarence

  • 2. 
    Miss Thomas is
    • A. 

      The singer in the band

    • B. 

      Mr. C's wife

    • C. 

      Bud's grandmother

    • D. 

      Bud's gaurdian

  • 3. 
    Mrs. Sleet is
    • A. 

      The singer in the band

    • B. 

      Lefty Lewis' daughter

    • C. 

      The woman at the Home

    • D. 

      A woman Bud meets along the way

  • 4. 
    What was the deal that Lefty made with Bud when they finally got to Grand Rapids?
    • A. 

      Lefty told Bud to go in and tell Herman E. Calloway that Lefty had dropped him off.

    • B. 

      Lefty told Bud that he would hold on to the suitcase until Bud came back out to get it.

    • C. 

      Lefty told Bud to call him when he wanted the suitcase.

    • D. 

      Lefty told Bud that he would walk him into the Log Cabin.

  • 5. 
    What did Bud give to Mr. C at the end of the novel?
    • A. 

      Bud gave Mr. C. the flyers and the rocks.

    • B. 

      Bud gave Mr. C. the photo of his mother.

    • C. 

      Bud gave Mr. C. nothing.

    • D. 

      Bud gave Mr. C. a hug.

  • 6. 
    What did Mrs. Thomas and Mr. Jimmy want to know about Bud's mom?
    • A. 

      Mrs. Thomas and Mr. Jimmy wanted to know if Bud's mom was still alive.

    • B. 

      Mrs. Thomas and Mr. Jimmy wanted to know what Bud's mom did for a living.

    • C. 

      Mrs. Thomas and Mr. Jimmy wanted to know how Bud's mom died.

    • D. 

      Mrs. Thomas and Mr. Jimmy wanted to know what Bud's mom had told Bud about Mr. C.

  • 7. 
    What is the name that the band gave to Bud?
    • A. 

      Waterworks Willie

    • B. 

      Sleepy Labone

    • C. 

      Sleepy

    • D. 

      Bone

  • 8. 
    Steady Eddie asked Bud what was more important -  his things or his suitcase.  Why did he ask Bud this question?
    • A. 

      Steady noticed the Bud always had his suitcase.

    • B. 

      Steady said that if Bud wanted to be in the band he needed new things.

    • C. 

      Steady said that if Bud wanted to be in the band he needed a new suitcase.

    • D. 

      Steady hoped that Bud could give up everything and get new things.

  • 9. 
    Bud asked Lefty to show his teeth. Why?
    • A. 

      Bud thought Lefty was a vampire.

    • B. 

      Bud thought Lefty wasn't telling the truth about only eating sandwiches.

    • C. 

      Bud thought that Lefty needed to go to the dentist.

    • D. 

      Bud just wanted to see how white Lefty's teeth were.

  • 10. 
    Why did the policeman stop Lefty and Bud outside of Flint?
    • A. 

      The policeman had heard that someone had stolen blood from the local hospital.

    • B. 

      The policeman wanted to find out where Lefty Lewis was going.

    • C. 

      The policeman stopped the vehicle to look for labor union papers.

    • D. 

      The policeman knew that Bud wasn't supposed to be in the car.

  • 11. 
    What is Bud's mom's name?
    • A. 

      Angela

    • B. 

      Lisa

    • C. 

      Beth

    • D. 

      Germaine

  • 12. 
    When Herman E. Calloway locked the door, what was his warning to Bud?
    • A. 

      He warned Bud not to go snooping around.

    • B. 

      He warned Bud not to open the doors.

    • C. 

      He warned Bud that curiosity killed the cat.

    • D. 

      He warned Bud that he would know if something was stolen.

  • 13. 
    What did Bud realize about the dead girl's room?
    • A. 

      He realized that Mr. C had some treasure in the closet.

    • B. 

      He realized that the girl wasn't dead.

    • C. 

      He realized that it was his sister's room.

    • D. 

      He realized that it was his mom's room.

  • 14. 
    "Go ahead and cry, Bud. You're home." Who said this to Bud?
    • A. 

      Mrs. Thomas

    • B. 

      Mr. C

    • C. 

      Steady Eddie

    • D. 

      Todd Amos

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Bud cries when he finds out that his Mom and Mr. Calloway are related.

    • B. 

      Bud cries when Lefty Lewis tells him that he can't bring him to Grand Rapids.

    • C. 

      Bud cries when he looks around the table at the Sweet Pea and realizes he is right where he needs to be.

    • D. 

      Bud cries when he gets to play in the band.