We Beat The Street

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We Beat the Street is an American autobiography written by The Three Doctors and Sharon M. Draper, aimed at young adults in order to share the different experiences of a whole host of professional authors.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Sampson likes hanging ot with his older brother and his friends.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement suggests that Sampson enjoys spending time with his older brother and his friends. Therefore, the correct answer is true.

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  • 2. 

    Sampson's brother didn't like having his younger brother follow him around.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that Sampson's brother did not enjoy the company of his younger brother. This implies that Sampson's brother preferred to be independent and did not appreciate the constant presence of his younger sibling. Therefore, the correct answer is "True".

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  • 3. 

    It was important not to walk with swagger because the girls would laugh at you.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that it is important not to walk with swagger because the girls would laugh at you. However, the correct answer is False, which means that it is not important to avoid walking with swagger because the girls would not laugh at you.

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  • 4. 

    Andre was in the eighth grade.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
  • 5. 

    Andre and his friends decided to clean up the park because it was a mess, according to Andre.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement is true because it states that Andre and his friends decided to clean up the park because it was a mess. This implies that Andre and his friends recognized the state of the park as messy and made a conscious decision to clean it up. Therefore, the statement is true.

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  • 6. 

    Sampson injured his foot when the 100 pound tub landed on it.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement says that Sampson injured his foot when a 100 pound tub landed on it. However, the correct answer is False because the statement does not provide any information about whether Sampson actually injured his foot or not.

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  • 7. 

    Andre laughed at his brother after the accident.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement is "Andre laughed at his brother after the accident." The correct answer is False. This means that Andre did not laugh at his brother after the accident.

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  • 8. 

    His mom hit both boys with a broom when she found out what had happened.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that the mom hit both boys with a broom when she found out what had happened. However, the correct answer is false because the statement does not provide any information about the mom's actions. Therefore, we cannot determine whether she hit the boys or not based on the given information.

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  • 9. 

    Sampson would wear a cast on his foot the entire summer.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement indicates that Sampson would wear a cast on his foot for the entire summer. The word "entire" suggests that Sampson would not remove the cast at any point during the summer, supporting the answer "True".

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  • 10. 

    Sampson thought the doctor would have to cut his foot off.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Sampson believed that the doctor would have to amputate his foot.

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  • 11. 

    Sampson was amazed at the hosipital, the Xray, and doctor.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement suggests that Sampson was amazed at the hospital, the X-ray, and the doctor. Since the statement does not mention any negative or contradictory information, we can assume that Sampson was indeed amazed at these things. Therefore, the correct answer is true.

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  • 12. 

    When he got home, instead of being punished, Sampson was given a lot of attention.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that Sampson was not punished when he got home, but instead received a lot of attention. This implies that Sampson did something that would typically warrant punishment, but for some reason, he was given attention instead.

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  • 13. 

    Although his foot was broken, Sampson still had to do his chores.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that Sampson still had to do his chores despite having a broken foot. However, this goes against common sense and basic understanding of injuries. It is highly unlikely that someone with a broken foot would be able to perform their regular chores. Therefore, the correct answer is False.

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