- The author Ray Bradbury was a very ____ writer, writing at least a thousand words per day.
- The bank clerk had to examine the two $100 bills very carefully to tell which was ______.
- He ____(ly) cussed in front of Mr. Schalde.
- That kind of car is very fast, but it is _____ to break down often.
- Work is what you are ______(ed) to do. Play is what you are not _____(ed) to do. (Same word.)
- Pony couldn’t get the image of Bob, ______ on the pavement, out of his head.
- On the show CSI, the crime scene investigators used science to ____ whom the killer was.
- ** Even though the story jumped around from the past to the future, it still had a _____ feel and was easy to follow.
- Most of the adventures in this book really happened to Mark Twain. a) True b) False
- The character of Huck Finn is based on a real person. a) True b) False
- The character of Tom Sawyer is based on a real person. a) True b) False
- Which one of these is not a purpose MT had in mind when he wrote this book? a) Entertainment. b) Education. c) To remind adults that they were kids once. d) To tell a good story. e) He had all of these in mind.
- What is it about the new boy that bugs Tom so much? The way the new kid is _______.
- What does the last paragraph of chapter one say Tom’s punishment will be for coming home late and with his clothes all torn and dirty?
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Tom Sawyer, chapter 2. The most famous prank in all literature.