# Parrot In The Oven

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• 1.

### Manny and his family are illegal immagrants

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The given statement suggests that Manny and his family are illegal immigrants. However, since the answer is False, it implies that Manny and his family are not illegal immigrants.

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• 2.

### Manny's sister is named Magda

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The given statement states that Manny's sister is named Magda. Since there is no contradictory information provided, it can be assumed that the statement is true.

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• 3.

### Manny runs from the green vans

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The statement "Manny runs from the green vans" is not necessarily true or false based on the given information. It does not provide any context or additional details to determine whether Manny actually runs from the green vans or not. Therefore, the correct answer cannot be determined from the given statement alone.

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• 4.

### The harnandez's have lots of money

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The given statement is "The harnandez's have lots of money." The correct answer is "False." This means that the harnandez's do not have lots of money.

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• 5.

### Bernardo is manny's brother

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The given statement indicates that Bernardo is Manny's brother. Since there is no additional information provided to suggest otherwise, we can assume that the statement is true.

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• 6.

### Manny tries to go to a nicer school than the on ehe is going to.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The given statement suggests that Manny is attempting to transfer to a better school than the one he currently attends. This implies that he is not satisfied with his current school and wants to switch to a school that offers a higher quality education or better opportunities. Therefore, the correct answer is True.

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• 7.

### Manny is 15 when the book starts

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The given statement states that Manny is 15 when the book starts. However, since the answer is False, it implies that Manny is not 15 when the book starts. Therefore, the correct answer suggests that Manny's age at the beginning of the book is different from 15.

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• 8.

### Manny's father has a drinking problem

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The given statement suggests that Manny's father has a drinking problem. This implies that Manny's father likely struggles with alcohol abuse or addiction, which can have negative effects on his personal life, relationships, and overall well-being.

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• 9.

### Manny's father owns a gun

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The given statement implies that Manny's father is the owner of a gun. This means that the statement is true.

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• 10.

### Manny's father was wrongily arrested

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The given statement states that Manny's father was wrongly arrested. The correct answer is False, which means that Manny's father was not wrongly arrested.

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• 11.

### Manny's father doesnt like Bernard

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The given statement suggests that Manny's father has a dislike towards Bernard. Based on this information, we can conclude that the correct answer is True.

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• 12.

### Manny's mother likes to clean

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The given statement states that Manny's mother likes to clean. Since there is no contradictory information provided, we can assume that the statement is true.

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• 13.

### Manny's mother has a job

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The given statement is "Manny's mother has a job" and the correct answer is False. This means that Manny's mother does not have a job.

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• 14.

### Manny's mother has a drinking problem

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The given statement suggests that Manny's mother has a drinking problem. However, the correct answer is False, indicating that Manny's mother does not have a drinking problem.

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• 15.

### Manny is mean to kids he meets

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The given statement states that Manny is mean to kids he meets. However, the correct answer is False, which implies that Manny is not mean to kids he meets.

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• 16.

### Manny is very shy around woman

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The given statement suggests that Manny is shy around women. This means that he feels uncomfortable or nervous when interacting with women. This could be due to various reasons such as lack of confidence, social anxiety, or past experiences. Being shy around women can affect his ability to form relationships or engage in social situations involving women. Therefore, the correct answer is True, indicating that Manny is indeed shy around women.

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• 17.

### Manny's father has a job

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The question states that Manny's father has a job, and the correct answer is False. This means that Manny's father does not have a job.

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• 18.

### Manny's father doesnt speak english

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The given statement suggests that Manny's father does not speak English. However, the correct answer is False, which means that Manny's father does speak English.

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• 19.

### Manny has a job

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The given statement states that Manny has a job. The correct answer is "False" because there is no evidence or information provided in the statement to support the claim that Manny has a job.

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• 20.

### Manny has a girlfriend

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The statement "manny has a girlfriend" is given, and the answer is False. This means that the statement is not true, indicating that Manny does not have a girlfriend.

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• 21.

### 21-30: identify the figurative language in the sentences and write metaphor, simile, hyperbole, or personifacation, there can be more than one answer. “The sun was a spot of dried blood on the rim of the horizon when Grandma waved at the  cherry tree with her finger"

Metaphor
Explanation
In this sentence, the sun is being compared to a spot of dried blood on the rim of the horizon. This is a metaphor because it directly states that the sun is the spot of dried blood, without using "like" or "as" to make the comparison.

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• 22.

### “The sun was bright as an egg yolk leaking an orange finger across a porcelain plate”

simile
Explanation
The given sentence is an example of a simile. A simile is a figure of speech that compares two things using the words "like" or "as." In this case, the sun is being compared to an egg yolk leaking an orange finger across a porcelain plate. The comparison helps to create a vivid image in the reader's mind and adds descriptive detail to the sentence.

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• 23.

### “Thoughts came like damp, echoing coughs, and the air felt empty. I sort of began to feel like no  gravity was holding me, and I was spiraling down a long, black tunnel”

simile
Explanation
The given passage uses a simile to describe the thoughts that came to the speaker. It compares the thoughts to damp, echoing coughs, emphasizing their heaviness and emptiness. The second part of the simile describes the feeling of the speaker, as if they were spiraling down a long, black tunnel. This comparison helps to create a vivid and dramatic image in the reader's mind, enhancing the emotional impact of the passage.

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• 24.

### "..and cold beer, really cold, in big barrels chocking with ice."

metaphor
Explanation
The given sentence uses the phrase "big barrels chocking with ice" to describe the cold beer. This is a metaphor because it is comparing the beer to big barrels filled with ice, emphasizing the extreme coldness of the beer. Metaphors are figures of speech that make comparisons between two unrelated things to create vivid imagery and convey a deeper meaning.

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• 25.

### "She had about a million freckles and enough wire to run a toy train over."

hyperbole, personifacation
Explanation
The sentence uses hyperbole by exaggerating the number of freckles she has, implying that she has an excessive amount. It also uses personification by attributing the ability to run a toy train to the wire, giving it human-like qualities.

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• 26.

### "...his ankle swelled blue and tender like a ripened plum."

simile
Explanation
The given sentence is an example of a simile. A simile is a figure of speech that compares two unlike things using the words "like" or "as". In this case, the author is comparing the swollen ankle to a ripened plum, emphasizing the color and tenderness of the swelling. The use of the word "like" indicates that it is a simile.

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• 27.

### "Without work, I was as empty as a Coke bottle."

simile
Explanation
The given sentence uses the phrase "as empty as a Coke bottle" to compare the feeling of being without work to the emptiness of a Coke bottle. This is an example of a simile, which is a figure of speech that compares two different things using the words "like" or "as". Similes are used to create vivid imagery and make comparisons more relatable and understandable for the reader.

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• 28.

### "..a sweet hurt blossomed in my stomach whenever I thought about it."

personification, hyperbole
Explanation
The phrase "a sweet hurt blossomed in my stomach" is an example of personification because it gives human qualities (blossoming) to a non-human entity (hurt). Additionally, it is also an example of hyperbole because it exaggerates the intensity of the feeling by describing it as both sweet and painful.

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• 29.

### "...as if trying to lift there roots and hustle away from the traffic."

personification
Explanation
The given sentence uses personification to give human qualities to non-human objects. The phrase "trying to lift their roots and hustle away from the traffic" suggests that the objects (presumably trees) are making an effort to move away from the busy traffic, which is not something that trees can actually do. This personification helps to create a vivid image and adds depth to the description.

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• 30.

### "...with my can of lungless chili peppers."

hyperbole
Explanation
The phrase "with my can of lungless chili peppers" is an example of hyperbole. Hyperbole is a figure of speech that involves exaggeration for emphasis or dramatic effect. In this case, the speaker is using hyperbole to emphasize the absurdity or impossibility of having chili peppers without lungs, creating a humorous or exaggerated image in the reader's mind.

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• 31.

### For the next 50 question, pick the correct choice. who is manny's sister?

• A.

• B.

Heather

• C.

Magda

C. Magda
Explanation
Manny's sister is Magda.

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• 32.

### How old is manny at the beggening of the book

• A.

14

• B.

15

• C.

17

A. 14
Explanation
At the beginning of the book, Manny is 14 years old.

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• 33.

### Who is manny's brothers's  nicknamename?

• A.

Lazy butt

• B.

'nardo

• C.

Bernard

B. 'nardo
Explanation
The given question is asking for the nickname of Manny's brother. The correct answer is "'nardo." This suggests that Manny's brother is commonly referred to as "'nardo."

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• 34.

### Who beats up manny in the beggening of the book?

• A.

The garcias

• B.

The martinez's

• C.

The ramirez's

A. The garcias
Explanation
In the beginning of the book, Manny is beaten up by the Garcias.

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• 35.

### Who is manny's best friend

• A.

Albert

• B.

Bernie

• C.

Justin

A. Albert
Explanation
The given correct answer for the question "who is Manny's best friend" is Albert.

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• 36.

### What was manny's fathers job?

• A.

Truck driver

• B.

Spanish narrator

• C.

Spanish translater

C. Spanish translater
Explanation
Manny's father's job was a Spanish translator.

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• 37.

### What is bernardo's "six sense" ?

• A.

He is able to tell when it is going to rain

• B.

He is able to tell when something bad is going to happen

• C.

He is able to tell if someone is lying

B. He is able to tell when something bad is going to happen
Explanation
Bernardo's "six sense" refers to his ability to predict when something bad is going to happen. This implies that he has an intuitive sense or premonition about impending negative events.

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• 38.

### What does manny think he did with his father's rifle?

• A.

Shot a hole in the roof

• B.

Shot his foot

• C.

Shot his sister

C. Shot his sister
Explanation
Manny believes that he shot his sister with his father's rifle.

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• 39.

### Who is manny's little sister?

• A.

Pedi

• B.

Victor

• C.

Manny junior

A. Pedi
Explanation
The correct answer is "pedi" because it is stated in the question that Manny has a little sister. Out of the given options, "pedi" is the only one that could potentially be a little sister. The other options, "victor" and "manny junior," do not indicate a sibling relationship.

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• 40.

### What happens to the dad that makes him more proactive?

• A.

He is contacted by god

• B.

He is arrested

• C.

He gets beaten up

B. He is arrested
Explanation
The correct answer is that the dad is arrested. This event likely prompts him to become more proactive in order to address the situation and potentially clear his name. Being arrested can be a traumatic experience that forces individuals to take action and seek justice or prove their innocence. It can serve as a wake-up call, motivating the dad to become more proactive in his own defense and in navigating the legal system.

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• 41.

### Manny goes to visit his..

• A.

Grandma

• B.

Grandpa

• C.

Cousins

A. Grandma
Explanation
Manny goes to visit his grandma.

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• 42.

### What do manny and his brother do to get money in the beggening of the book?

• A.

they go rob someone

• B.

They go working for a drug store

• C.

They pick chili peppers

C. They pick chili peppers
Explanation
In the beginning of the book, Manny and his brother pick chili peppers to earn money. This suggests that they engage in manual labor and work in the fields to make a living. Picking chili peppers is a common job in agricultural communities and can be physically demanding. This activity also hints at the characters' determination and willingness to work hard for their financial needs.

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• 43.

### How does manny's father describe manny's face?

• A.

It would look handsom on him

• B.

It would look handsom on a horse

• C.

It would look handsom on a parrot

B. It would look handsom on a horse
Explanation
Manny's father describes Manny's face as something that would look handsome on a horse. This implies that Manny's face is strong, majestic, and attractive, similar to the features that are often associated with a horse. The comparison suggests that Manny's face has a certain charm and appeal that is remarkable and noteworthy, just like the face of a handsome horse.

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• 44.

### What did the father try to do the mother

• A.

Shank her

• B.

Shoot her

• C.

Suffocate her

B. Shoot her
• 45.

### Where does manny's sister go when she leaves manny home alone with pedi?

• A.

Shopping in fresno county grocerie

• B.

The oak grove

• C.

The maple grove

C. The maple grove
Explanation
Manny's sister goes to the maple grove when she leaves Manny home alone with Pedi.

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• 46.

### What does manny's father think manny's sister is too young to do?

• A.

Date

• B.

Drink

• C.

Smoke

A. Date
Explanation
Manny's father thinks that Manny's sister is too young to go on a date.

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• 47.

### What does manny's sister comes back after leaving manny with pedi...

• A.

With a cut

• B.

With her clothes on wrong

• C.

Her hair frizzy

C. Her hair frizzy
Explanation
Manny's sister comes back after leaving Manny with frizzy hair. This suggests that something happened to her or she went through a situation that caused her hair to become frizzy. The other options, such as having a cut or her clothes on wrong, do not provide a reason for her return, whereas frizzy hair implies a change in her appearance and suggests a possible explanation for her sudden return.

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• 48.

### What sport does manny's best friend join the team of

• A.

Baseball

• B.

Wrestling

• C.

Boxing

C. Boxing
Explanation
Manny's best friend joins the team of boxing.

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• 49.

### Who is the captain of this team?

• A.

Lyncho

• B.

Lencho

• C.

Lencha

B. Lencho
Explanation
The correct answer is lencho because it is the only option that matches the question and is a valid name for a team captain.

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• 50.

### What does manny's mother think his sister did while she was away?

• A.

******* innapropriate content

• B.

Shopping spree

• C.

Stole food

A. ******* innapropriate content

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