Eng3/4e Workplace Prep. English, Tex Mid-book Test

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  • 1. 
    How did Tex get the wounds that Mason was tending to at the beginning of the novel?
    • A. 

      Fighting with his brother

    • B. 

      Falling down along the highway

    • C. 

      At school

    • D. 

      Riding his horse

  • 2. 
    When does Mason think their father will return?
    • A. 

      Before Thanksgiving

    • B. 

      Never

    • C. 

      In the spring

    • D. 

      Next week

  • 3. 
    When does Tex think their father will return?
    • A. 

      Before Thanksgiving

    • B. 

      Never

    • C. 

      Next week

    • D. 

      In the spring

  • 4. 
    Who is Tex going to the fair with?
    • A. 

      Charlie

    • B. 

      Mason

    • C. 

      Bob and Johnny

    • D. 

      Jamie

  • 5. 
    Where is the fair?
    • A. 

      Further out in the country

    • B. 

      Down the road from their home

    • C. 

      20 miles from their home

    • D. 

      50 miles from their home

  • 6. 
    Where does Jamie suggest Tex and Johnny go at the fair?
    • A. 

      Haunted House

    • B. 

      Rides

    • C. 

      Fortune Teller

    • D. 

      Food stands

  • 7. 
    Where does Tex go first after dropping off Mason at the hospital?
    • A. 

      Library

    • B. 

      Rodeo

    • C. 

      Hospital waiting room

    • D. 

      Shopping centre

  • 8. 
    Where is Mason going on Saturday?
    • A. 

      To the hospital for tests

    • B. 

      To visit the new baby

    • C. 

      To the fair

    • D. 

      To an away basketball game

  • 9. 
    What happens to the hitchhiker?
    • A. 

      Mason shoots him with his own gun

    • B. 

      He runs down into a ditch

    • C. 

      He escapes across the state line

    • D. 

      He is killed by the police

  • 10. 
    How does Tex get out of the situation at the sporting goods store?
    • A. 

      Agrees to work to pay off any costs

    • B. 

      Talks his way out of it

    • C. 

      Waits for Mason to come and vouch for his character

    • D. 

      Goes with the police

  • 11. 
    Who is Cole?
    • A. 

      Tex's father

    • B. 

      Jamie's father

    • C. 

      Jamie's brother

    • D. 

      Mason's friend

  • 12. 
    Which word best describes Mason's feelings as he describes them to Bob?
    • A. 

      Frustrated

    • B. 

      Welcomed

    • C. 

      Relieved

    • D. 

      Overwhelmed

  • 13. 
    Who does Cole want to blame for the boys drunkenness the night before?
    • A. 

      Jamie

    • B. 

      Tex

    • C. 

      Bob

    • D. 

      Mason

  • 14. 
    Who accepts full responsibility for the night of drunkenness?
    • A. 

      Tex

    • B. 

      Bob

    • C. 

      Charlie

    • D. 

      Jamie

  • 15. 
    What forces Johnny and Tex to finally start speaking to each other again?
    • A. 

      Pop returning home to be with Tex and Mason

    • B. 

      Johnny's injury on his motorbike

    • C. 

      Cole going out of town

    • D. 

      Jamie's threatening to no longer speak to Tex

  • 16. 
    Why does Tex begin walking down the freeway after fighting with his brother?
    • A. 

      To clear his head and think about things

    • B. 

      To find his father

    • C. 

      To run away from home

    • D. 

      To find the horses

  • 17. 
    Where does Jamie suggest Tex and Johnny go at the fair?
    • A. 

      Food stands

    • B. 

      Rides

    • C. 

      Fortune Teller

    • D. 

      Games

  • 18. 
    Why is Tex sad when they leave Tex's house?
    • A. 

      Because he thinks he will never see him again

    • B. 

      Because he thinks Mason will be too sick for Tex to make it back to the city

    • C. 

      Because he thinks Lem will be killed selling drugs

    • D. 

      Because Lem will no longer want to see Tex or Mason

  • 19. 
    Which character regularly gets in trouble in school?
    • A. 

      Tex

    • B. 

      Johnny

    • C. 

      Bob

    • D. 

      Jamie

  • 20. 
    What does Tex overhear Jamie saying?
    • A. 

      She doesn't like Tex

    • B. 

      Tex is obviously very awkward

    • C. 

      She can't figure out Tex

    • D. 

      She likes Tex

  • 21. 
    Who is Tex chasing in his dreams?
    • A. 

      Mother

    • B. 

      Horse

    • C. 

      Brother

    • D. 

      Father

  • 22. 
    Which of the following terms best describes how Tex feels as he goes to pick up Mason from the hospital?
    • A. 

      Embarrassed

    • B. 

      Anxious

    • C. 

      Surprised

    • D. 

      Relieved

  • 23. 
    Which of Tex's teachers really seems to care for him?
    • A. 

      Art

    • B. 

      English

    • C. 

      Gym

    • D. 

      Music

  • 24. 
    Why does Tex feel the hitchhiker died?
    • A. 

      Because he escaped from prison

    • B. 

      Because they picked him up

    • C. 

      Because he slammed on the brakes

    • D. 

      Because Tex and Mason were arguing

  • 25. 
    What happens when Tex returns home after the party?
    • A. 

      He passes out

    • B. 

      He gets sick

    • C. 

      He goes to the barn to look for his horse

    • D. 

      He goes straight to bed.

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