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1Vocabulary and Comprehension Test Off and RunningVocabulary and Comprehension Test
2Vocabulary1. Because he is excited about the election, my father put a ______ sticker on his car.residencecampaigngraffitiscience
3Vocabulary2. The traffic noise was so ______ that we closed our doors to avoid hearing it.endorsecampaignobnoxiousenlightened
4Vocabulary3. Volunteers are covering the ______ on the walls with a fresh coat of paint.graffitiresidencecampaignfear
5Vocabulary4. After we move next week, our new ______ will be at 12 Vernon Lane.obnoxiousendorsegraffitiresidence
6Vocabulary 5. Dad will ______ Sal Regis for the new mayor of our town. campaignendorseresidencedanger
7Comprehension6. 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
8Comprehension 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
9Comprehension 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.
10Comprehension 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
11Comprehension10. “Her mind began to turn.” In this selection, turn means to ______.move in circlesthink hardbump one’s headfeel ill
12Comprehension11. In this selection, who is the person who says “better than a friend of Rudy’s”?PapiRudy’s best friendRudy himselfEddie Olmos
13Comprehension 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.
14Comprehension13. What is Doña Vasquez doing when Miata gets to her house?fixing a lampgardeningmaking breadreading the newspaper
15Comprehension14. 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.
16Comprehension15. 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
17Comprehension16. 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
18Comprehension 17. Miata wants to improve her school by ______. fixing broken equipmentrepairing the walls and windowserasing the graffitimaking the school more beautiful
19Comprehension 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