Nothing But The Truth Final Assessment

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  • 1. 
    Philip Malloy is a tenth grade student.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Margaret Narwin is an English teacher at Harrison High School.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What sport does Philip enjoy participating in?
    • A. 

      Basketball

    • B. 

      Baseball

    • C. 

      Wrestling

    • D. 

      Track

  • 4. 
    Why did Ted Griffin agree to help the Malloys?
    • A. 

      He wanted to support the Harrison track team

    • B. 

      He wanted to use the issue as part of his school board campaign

    • C. 

      He wanted to see the school budget pass

    • D. 

      He had known Philip for years and liked him

  • 5. 
    Why did Philip cry at the end of the novel?
    • A. 

      He didn't know the words to the national anthem

    • B. 

      He couldn't try out for the Harrison track team

    • C. 

      He wanted back in Miss Narwin's homeroom class

    • D. 

      The students called him "Uncle Sam"

  • 6. 
    What happened after Jennifer Stewart's article appeared in the local newspaper?
    • A. 

      Jake Barlow wanted to tell Miss Narwin's side of the story

    • B. 

      Ted Griffen wrote a letter to the school board

    • C. 

      The story got national newspaper and radio coverage

    • D. 

      Jennifer Stewart was elected to the school board

  • 7. 
    Miss Narwin's students scored higher on the standardized tests than other students.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    In an effort to discover the truth, Dr. Doane interviewed the following students except:
    • A. 

      Ken Barchet

    • B. 

      Cynthia Gambia

    • C. 

      Philip Malloy

    • D. 

      Allison Doresett

  • 9. 
    What was the name of the principal at Washington Academy?
    • A. 

      Margaret Narwin

    • B. 

      Gertrude Doane

    • C. 

      George Brookover

    • D. 

      Fred Jamison

  • 10. 
    Why can't Philip run track at his new school?
    • A. 

      The season has already started

    • B. 

      His grades that were transferred were too low

    • C. 

      It was an all-girl track team

    • D. 

      Washington Academy doesn't have a track team

  • 11. 
    Why was Philip asked to leave Miss narwin's homeroom?
    • A. 

      Miss Narwin didn't like Philip

    • B. 

      He hummed the national anthem

    • C. 

      He sang the national anthem

    • D. 

      He made too many jokes about Call of the Wild

  • 12. 
    What consequence did Philip receive for disturbing the class?
    • A. 

      He had to write a book on Call of the Wild

    • B. 

      He was not allowed to try out for track

    • C. 

      He had to go to Dr. Palleni's office twice

    • D. 

      He couldn't talk to Allison Doresett in class

  • 13. 
    Why did Philip want out of Miss Narwin's classes?
    • A. 

      He wanted a teacher who would give him better grades

    • B. 

      He wanted to be in class with Allison Doresett

    • C. 

      He liked Mr. Lunser's classes better

    • D. 

      He wanted to be able to sing the national anthem

  • 14. 
    Why was Philip not allowed to run on the Harrison track team?
    • A. 

      He decided to go to a private school

    • B. 

      He didn't show up for Coach Jamison's tryouts

    • C. 

      His "D" in English made him ineligible

    • D. 

      His parents wanted him to study harder

  • 15. 
    Why did Miss narwin wish to take a teaching seminar?
    • A. 

      She wanted to spend time with her sister

    • B. 

      She wanted to learn new teaching methods

    • C. 

      She wasn't a good teacher

    • D. 

      She didn't like Philip

  • 16. 
    What was the choice given to Philip?
    • A. 

      He could apologize to Miss Narwin or be suspended

    • B. 

      He could read the Call of the Wild or read The Outsiders

    • C. 

      He could be switched to Mr. Lunser's class or to Miss Rooney's class

    • D. 

      He could ask for extra work or write a book report

  • 17. 
    In the story, between whom does the main conflict exist?
    • A. 

      Man versus Man

    • B. 

      Man versus Nature

    • C. 

      Man versus Society

    • D. 

      Man versus Self

  • 18. 
    Who of the following is the protagonist in the story?
    • A. 

      Philip

    • B. 

      Allison

    • C. 

      Mr. Malloy

    • D. 

      Dr. Doane

  • 19. 
    The end of the novel best demonstrates this literary element:
    • A. 

      Foreshadowing

    • B. 

      Conflict

    • C. 

      Tone

    • D. 

      Irony

  • 20. 
    Nothing But the Truth by Avi  is an example of a documentary novel
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Why did Miss Narwin resign?
    • A. 

      She wanted to leave to take the teaching seminar

    • B. 

      She didn't feel the school administration supported her

    • C. 

      She wanted to spend time with her sister

    • D. 

      She was punished for picking on Philip Malloy

  • 22. 
    What was the author's purpose in writing this novel?
    • A. 

      To show multiple perspectives

    • B. 

      To show multiple characters

    • C. 

      To show that all high school students should know the national anthem

    • D. 

      To show that two wrongs don't make a right

  • 23. 
    The Harrison High principal who tries to figure out what's true and what isn't true in Phillip's story.
    • A. 

      Mr. Lunser

    • B. 

      Dr. Doane

    • C. 

      Miss Narwin

    • D. 

      Dr. Palleni

  • 24. 
    Superintendent of Harrison School District and wants the principal to fix the Phillip problem.
    • A. 

      Dr. Doane

    • B. 

      Dr. Seymour

    • C. 

      Dr. Palleni

    • D. 

      Coach Jameson

  • 25. 
    A documentary novel does not use a variety of objective and subjective documents to deliver a multi-perspective narrative.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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