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The Hitchhiker

Quiz by Crystal Moore

Grade 7
ELA (2017)
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

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Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

110.23.b.8.c

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  • Q1

    What details about the hitchhiker's appearance and actions suggest that he is not real?

    The hitchhiker's clothes seem dirty

    Only Ronald can see the hitchhiker

    The hitchhiker seems to disappear from the roadside in the middle of the day

    The hitchhiker is always asking for a ride

    30s
    110.23.b.8.c
  • Q2

    What did the encounter with the train reveal about the hitchhiker?

    That the hitchhiker is following Ronald

    That the hitchhiker is not real

    That the hitchhiker needs help

    That the hitchhiker is a policeman

    30s
    110.23.b.8.c
  • Q3

    Who is the hitchhiker?

    The hitchhiker is the personification of death.

    He is a relative of the main character

    He is a lawyer

    He is a private detective

    30s
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  • Q4

    What does Ronald do to show he is sane?

    States facts about himself

    Recites the declaration of independence

    States current events

    Does a math problem

    30s
    110.23.b.8.c
  • Q5

    What events foreshadow the appearance of the hitchhiker?

    Ronald runs out of gas and doesn't have money to buy gas.

    Ronald's mother tells him not to pick up strangers

    Ronald sees a sign stating, "no hitchhiking."

    Ronald has a flat tire and needs to hitchhike to a service station.

    30s
    110.23.b.8.c
  • Q6

    What does Ronald learn from Mrs. Whitney?

    Mrs. Whitney doesn't know who Ronald is.

    Ronald moved away 6 months ago and went missing.

    He died in an automobile accident

    His mother died in a car accident

    30s
    110.23.b.8.c
  • Q7

    What are the parts of a drama written in italics that give instructions to the stage crew and actors?

    soliloquy

    dialogue

    aside

    stage directions

    30s
    110.23.b.8.c
  • Q8

    In a drama, these are the spoken words between two or more people.

    dialogue

    soliloquy

    monologue

    aside

    30s
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  • Q9

    How does the audience know the thoughts of the characters?

    signs throughout the sets of the drama

    asking other characters in the play

    guessing what they are thinking

    monologue: speech of one character

    30s
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  • Q10

    Stage directions help the audience by revealing...

    Stage directions have secret messages for the audience.

    nothing. They are only for the actors.

    Stage directions only tell the crew how to move the props.

    behaviors and emotions of the characters

    30s
    110.23.b.8.c

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