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Armand And Jerry Story Quiz - Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    This picture is important to the story because

    • A.

      Armand never combed his hair

    • B.

      Jerry traded his cards for a comb

    • C.

      Armand and Jerry's dad worked in a comb factory

    Correct Answer
    C. Armand and Jerry's dad worked in a comb factory
    Explanation
    The picture is important to the story because it suggests that Armand and Jerry's dad worked in a comb factory. This information helps to provide context and background to the characters and their lives. It also helps to explain why Jerry would trade his cards for a comb and why Armand never combed his hair. The picture serves as a visual representation of their family's connection to combs and adds depth to the story.

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  • 2. 

    This picture represents where (read the store signs carefully)

    • A.

      The boys traded cards

    • B.

      Rollie's father made all his money

    • C.

      Where Armand and his sisters bought the blue tie

    Correct Answer
    B. Rollie's father made all his money
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Rollie's father made all his money." This can be inferred from the picture by carefully reading the store signs. The other options mentioned in the question, such as where the boys traded cards and where Armand and his sisters bought the blue tie, are not supported by any evidence in the picture.

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  • 3. 

    What did they call the short movies that cowboys were in?

    • A.

      Double features

    • B.

      3-D

    • C.

      Serials

    Correct Answer
    C. Serials
    Explanation
    The term "serials" refers to short movies that cowboys were in. This term is commonly used to describe a type of film that tells a continuous story in short installments, often ending in a cliffhanger to entice the audience to watch the next installment. These serials were popular during the early days of cinema and often featured cowboys as the main characters.

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  • 4. 

    Why was Armand and Jerry's dad out of work?

    • A.

      It was the depression

    • B.

      He yelled at his boss

    • C.

      He spent all his money on piano lessons

    Correct Answer
    A. It was the depression
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "it was the depression." This suggests that Armand and Jerry's dad was out of work due to the economic downturn known as the Great Depression. This period, which lasted from 1929 to the late 1930s, saw widespread unemployment and financial hardship, making it likely that many people, including Armand and Jerry's dad, lost their jobs during this time.

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  • 5. 

    Jerry's best friend is called Rollie

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    his best friend is Roger Lussier

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  • 6. 

    Sister Angela asks her students to write essay's about US Presidents

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Sister Angela asks her students to write essays about US Presidents. This means that the statement is true.

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  • 7. 

    At first the boys collect cards  of cowboys and  then they collect cards of _________________

    Correct Answer
    presidents
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "presidents" because it is stated in the question that the boys initially collect cards of cowboys, indicating that they have a hobby of collecting cards. The question then asks what they collect next, implying that there is a progression or change in their collecting habits. Therefore, the logical answer would be "presidents," as it is a different category of cards that they start collecting after cowboys.

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  • 8. 

    This tie makes Jerry feel guilty because

    • A.

      He gave no money to buy it

    • B.

      He was not there to help his brother and sisters purchase it

    • C.

      He doesnt like the color blue

    Correct Answer
    B. He was not there to help his brother and sisters purchase it
    Explanation
    Jerry feels guilty because he was not present to assist his brother and sisters in buying the tie. His absence made him feel responsible for not being able to contribute or support them in the purchase.

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  • 9. 

    You can only obtain this glove if you

    • A.

      Get the most cowboy cards

    • B.

      Get the most caramel

    • C.

      Get all of the president cards

    Correct Answer
    C. Get all of the president cards
    Explanation
    To obtain this glove, it is necessary to collect all of the president cards. This means that the other conditions mentioned, such as getting the most cowboy cards or the most caramel, are not sufficient on their own to obtain the glove. Only by collecting all of the president cards can one acquire this glove.

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  • 10. 

    Armand needs new shoes and a suit to go to the prom.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    He needs a corsage(flowers)

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  • 11. 

    Why did the boys like Mondays at the corner store?

    • A.

      That was when they played cards

    • B.

      That was when the new cards came in

    • C.

      That was when Rollie would buy everyone ice cream

    Correct Answer
    B. That was when the new cards came in
    Explanation
    The boys liked Mondays at the corner store because that was when the new cards came in.

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  • 12. 

      Jerry cant believe that Armand falls in love with a girl  who is..

    • A.

      From the rich North side of town

    • B.

      From his English class

    • C.

      From where he works

    Correct Answer
    A. From the rich North side of town
    Explanation
    Jerry is surprised that Armand falls in love with a girl from the rich North side of town. This suggests that Jerry may have some preconceived notions or stereotypes about people from the North side of town, possibly assuming that they are not compatible with someone like Armand. The fact that Jerry is taken aback by this reveals his own biases and assumptions about social class and geographical location.

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  • 13. 

    • A.

      The amount the blue tie for Jerry's father cost

    • B.

      The amount Mrs Belander paid Jerry to do chores

    • C.

      The amount Jerry sold his President Cleveland card for

    Correct Answer
    C. The amount Jerry sold his President Cleveland card for
  • 14. 

    What type of conflict does Armand have in his life that is making him feel so depressed

    • A.

      Internal

    • B.

      External

    • C.

      Both

    Correct Answer
    A. Internal
    Explanation
    Armand is experiencing an internal conflict, which is causing him to feel depressed. This means that the conflict he is facing is happening within himself, such as conflicting thoughts, emotions, or values. It is not caused by external factors or conflicts with others. This internal conflict could be related to personal struggles, self-doubt, or conflicting desires or goals.

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  • 15. 

    Jerry says, "His voice began shooting off again in all directions like some kind of fireworks" This is an example of _________________

    • A.

      Metaphor

    • B.

      Simile

    • C.

      Theme

    Correct Answer
    B. Simile
    Explanation
    The given statement compares Jerry's voice to fireworks shooting off in all directions. This comparison uses the word "like" to establish a resemblance between two different things, making it a simile. Similes are figures of speech that use "like" or "as" to compare two unlike things and create vivid imagery in the reader's mind. In this case, the simile helps convey the idea that Jerry's voice was chaotic and scattered, similar to the way fireworks explode and spread out in different directions.

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  • 16. 

    Jerry has to choose between buying a baseball card and giving money for his father's gift, this is an example of external conflict

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    internal conflict is when you struggle with something within which is what Jerry is doing

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  • 17. 

    At the end of the story does Roger know the whole story about what Jerry has done? Yes or No  _______________

    Correct Answer
    no
    Explanation
    The answer is "no" because there is no evidence or indication in the question or story that suggests Roger knows the whole story about what Jerry has done.

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  • 18. 

    People are more important then material things. This could be the _________________ of this story,

    • A.

      Flashback

    • B.

      Theme

    • C.

      Foreshadow

    Correct Answer
    B. Theme
    Explanation
    The statement "People are more important than material things" reflects a central idea or recurring message in the story, which is known as the theme. The story likely explores the significance of human relationships, emotions, or experiences over the value of material possessions. The theme may be developed through various events, character interactions, or conflicts within the story.

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  • 19. 

    • A.

      Armand needed new ones

    • B.

      Armand had the wrong size

    • C.

      Armand didnt like the color

    Correct Answer
    A. Armand needed new ones
    Explanation
    The given answer suggests that Armand needed new ones, but it does not specify what "ones" refers to. It could be referring to any item that Armand needed to replace with new ones, such as shoes, clothes, or any other personal belongings. Without further context, it is difficult to determine the exact meaning of "ones" in this scenario.

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  • 20. 

    The story takes place during 1995.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement states that the story takes place during 1995. However, since the answer is "False," it means that the statement is incorrect. Therefore, the story does not take place during 1995.

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