Presentation on theme: "Vocabulary and Comprehension Test"— Presentation transcript:
1 Vocabulary and Comprehension Test Off and RunningVocabulary and Comprehension Test
2 Vocabulary1. Because he is excited about the election, my father put a ______ sticker on his car.residencecampaigngraffitiscience
3 Vocabulary2. The traffic noise was so ______ that we closed our doors to avoid hearing it.endorsecampaignobnoxiousenlightened
4 Vocabulary3. Volunteers are covering the ______ on the walls with a fresh coat of paint.graffitiresidencecampaignfear
5 Vocabulary4. After we move next week, our new ______ will be at 12 Vernon Lane.obnoxiousendorsegraffitiresidence
6 Vocabulary 5. Dad will ______ Sal Regis for the new mayor of our town. campaignendorseresidencedanger
7 Comprehension6. You know this selection is realistic fiction because ______.the characters and events are like people and events in real lifemany of the characters are not realisticit takes place in an unreal worldit tells about Hispanic culture
8 Comprehension 7. Why is Miata telephoning her classmates? to ask for help with her aquariumto get them to make posters and buttonsto ask them to vote for her in the electionto ask them to call up other classmates
9 Comprehension 8. Why does Papi think Miata is calling her boyfriend? He hears her talking to someone.He knows her boyfriend.She tells Papi that she called a boy.She has been on the phone a lot.
10 Comprehension 9. Miata wants to know someone important so that ______. that person can support her for the electionshe can get an autographthat person will come to her homeshe can meet a rock star
11 Comprehension10. “Her mind began to turn.” In this selection, turn means to ______.move in circlesthink hardbump one’s headfeel ill
12 Comprehension11. In this selection, who is the person who says “better than a friend of Rudy’s”?PapiRudy’s best friendRudy himselfEddie Olmos
13 Comprehension 12. Why does Miata want to visit Doña Vasquez? Miata is interested in being a mayor.Miata likes the woman and wants to see her again.Miata knows that she will have a good time.Miata wants to know how to win an election.
14 Comprehension13. What is Doña Vasquez doing when Miata gets to her house?fixing a lampgardeningmaking breadreading the newspaper
15 Comprehension14. Why did Doña Vasquez run against her husband for mayor?She didn’t like him.She thought she was smarter than he was.She disagreed with his ideas.She was young.
16 Comprehension15. Doña Carmen’s husband was against hiring the teacher from Mexico City because ______.she was a womanshe spoke only Spanishher city ideas were good for the childrenher ideas would make the children bad
17 Comprehension16. Rudy Herrera thinks that he will win the election because ______.he has promised lots of ice cream and more recess timeMiata doesn’t have any experience in student governmenthe is a boyhe thinks he is smarter than Miata
18 Comprehension 17. Miata wants to improve her school by ______. fixing broken equipmentrepairing the walls and windowserasing the graffitimaking the school more beautiful
19 Comprehension 18. When does Miata see Doña Vasquez’s flowers? before Doña Vasquez talks about being mayorafter Doña Vasquez offers to giver her flowersafter Miata tells her about her schoolbefore Miata gives her the loaf of bread