2Chapters 7-91) Why does the school work get a lot harder in the beginning of the school year?2) What is the rule Sonny’s Dad has about the getting supplies for cape Coalwood?3) Where do Sonny and the boys post the announcements about the next launch?4) What is Sonny’s crew’s new nickname?5) What does Jack Mosby show Sonny on the roof?
3ANSWERS 7-9 1) To compete with the Russians. 2 ) No company supplies—no rockets in the town3) Town store4 ) Rocket boys5) Telescope- planets
4Questions 10-13What do O’Dell and Roy Lee try to take from the mule barn?What do they ask Miss Riley for?What job does Dad want Sonny to have?What did Sonny get for Christmas?Sonny goes to school when he’s not to supposed to, what does he get for going to school? List two women who help him, one way or another
5Answers 10-13 Telephone wires A book about rocketry 3) Mine engineer 4) Signed picture of vonn Braun5) Miss Riley- A book and he has to do the science fairDorothy-kisses himGeneva Eggers- dries his clothes and makes him toast. Dorothy’s mother gives him a rideMiss Bryson gives him the book.
6Chapters 14-21 Who takes the Sonny’s slot for the calculus class? Why does Quentin want to do the Science Fair?How does Jim betray Sonny?How does the mine tragedy personally effect Sonny?What happens with O’Dell’s money making project? How much money to they earn?
7Chapters 14-21 Dorothy It will give everyone a chance to go to college He start to date DorothyIt kills Mr. B- Dad loses an eyeThey try to dig out scrap metal, Sonny get’s hurt and they only earned $4 but the doctor charged them $5.
8Chapter 22-25 What happens to the Hickman’s house? How does Dad react? Why does Calvin chase Sonny down in the street?What happened to Daisy May?What does Sonny say to John F Kennedy?What happened to Sonny’s rocket at the National Science Fair?
9Chapter ANSWERSWhat happens to the Hickman’s house? How does Dad react? A bullet breaks the window---he acts like it’s no big dealWhy does Calvin chase Sonny down in the street? – he wants to talk to him about getting a jobWhat happened to Daisy May?--- she’s killedWhat does Sonny say to John F Kennedy?---- He asks about going to the moon.What happened to Sonny’s rocket at the National Science Fair? The pieces get stolen.
10Chapter 26-epilogue Who was valedictorian? Who launched the final rocket?How did BCMA finally go to space?
11Chapter 26- epilogue ANSWERS DorothyDadOne of the Auk nozzle are launched into space on the Space shuttle Columbia.