Maniac Magee Final Test

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Maniac Magee Final Test

Use what you have read in order to answer the questions in Chapters 1-10


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How did Maniac Magee become an orphan? 
    • A. 

      His parents decided to leave him with his uncle and aunt and leave town

    • B. 

      His parents were killed in a trolley crash

    • C. 

      His parents died in an airplane crash

    • D. 

      His parents died in an car accident

  • 2. 
    Maniac Magee enjoyed living with his aunt and uncle.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What is Maniac Magee's real name? 
    • A. 

      John

    • B. 

      Jason

    • C. 

      Jeffery

    • D. 

      Jameson

  • 4. 
    Amanda Belle was the first person to speak to Maniac after he left home.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Two Mills, PA is a divided town--- East and West End. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    How was Maniac not noticed at the dinner table at the Pickwell house? 
    • A. 

      So many people live and eat dinner there, that no one really thought to ask about him- they all thought he was with someone else!

    • B. 

      Mrs. Pickwell asked him to come into dinner, so no comments were needed

    • C. 

      He came in after dinner started

    • D. 

      Nobody noticed him because he was so small

  • 7. 
    What unique item did Maniac hit a home run with that added to his "legend" status, in the baseball game with John McNab as the pitcher?
    • A. 

      Baseball

    • B. 

      Turtle

    • C. 

      Frog

    • D. 

      Red baseball cap

  • 8. 
    Maniac does not see "colors" like the people of the East and West End. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Maniac is homeless. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Which of the following phrases would not describe Maniac Magee?
    • A. 

      A happy young boy who lives at home with his parents

    • B. 

      Ragged/ripped shirt, with flopping-soled tennis shoes, shows no fear

    • C. 

      Loves to run, moves quickly, can play sports with high schoolers

    • D. 

      Loves to read and has a friend in Amanda Beale

  • 11. 
    Because Maniac is an outsider, he sees things in the West and East differently than those who live there. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    What is the name of the gang that John McNab is part of in the West End?
    • A. 

      Anacondas

    • B. 

      Mustangs

    • C. 

      Frog Men

    • D. 

      Cobras

  • 13. 
    What is the dividing line between the East and West End?
    • A. 

      Hector Street

    • B. 

      Chestnut Street

    • C. 

      Marshall Street

    • D. 

      Green Street Bridge

  • 14. 
    Mars Bar Thompson was surprised when Maniac took a bite of his candy bar when he offered it to him.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    The top prize for untying Cobble Knot--- a year's worth of hamburgers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Maniac worked on the Cobble Knot all day without ever stopping to eat or rest.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Jeffery loved his name-- the only thing he had left from his parents. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Maniac was allergic to pizza.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Maniac had his own room at Amanda's house, and an address. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Grayson found Jeffery sleeping in the zoo.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Grayson stated that he wanted to always be ...
    • A. 

      Baseball player

    • B. 

      Truck driver

    • C. 

      Teacher

    • D. 

      Lawyer

  • 22. 
    Grayson taught Jeffery (Maniac) how to read.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Grayson becomes like a friend to Jeffery. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Grayson encourages Maniac to go to school everyday.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Maniac's life was dramatically changed again with the death of Grayson. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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