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Grade 10 :: The Sniper by Hiba123
What is the irony of the story?
  1. The sniper is killed by his own brother.
  2. Shots from each shooter kills the other.
  3. The sniper kills his own brother.
  4. The old lady that the sniper killed was his mother.
Grade 10 :: The Sniper by Hiba123
What is the setting of "The Sniper?"
  1. London, England during World War II
  2. Dublin, Ireland during the Irish Civil War
  3. Paris, France during World War I
Grade 10 :: The Lottery by rrandolph

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What was represented by the black box?
  1. Death
  2. Family
  3. Tradition
  4. Murder
Grade 10 :: A Sound of Thunder by amo53
In the story, which of the following actually changes the future?
  1. A butterfly's natural death
  2. A dinosaur's natural death
  3. A butterfly's unnatural death
  4. A dinosaur's unnatural death
Grade 10 :: The Most Dangerous Game by gena94
How does the author create suspense at the beginning of the story?
  1. Whitney and Rainsford discuss the prospects of hunting up the Amazon.
  2. Whitney refers to Captain Neilson, who never appears in the story.
  3. Whitney describes to Rainsford the mysterious reputation of the island that their boat is passing in the night.
  4. The story begins with a dialogue between two men.
Grade 10 :: The Sniper by szeiger
What alerts the enemy sniper to the sniper on the rooftop?
  1. Shuffling his feet
  2. Whistling a tune
  3. Lighting a cigarette
  4. Raising his gun
Grade 10 :: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves by tayliffe
Grade 10 :: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves by tayliffe
Grade 10 :: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves by tayliffe
Grade 10 :: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves by tayliffe
Grade 10 :: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves by tayliffe
What does purgatory mean?
  1. A place of purification or temporary punishment after death; a place in between two worlds
  2. A Hheavenly place full of joy and pleasure
  3. Lazy, unhealthy and unmotivated
  4. A city in California
Grade 10 :: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves by tayliffe
Grade 10 :: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves by tayliffe
Grade 10 :: Flowers for Algernon by 83766422

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What does it mean to "pull a Charlie Gordon"?
  1. To run through a maze
  2. Write in a journal
  3. To do things where you make mistakes
  4. None of the above
Grade 10 :: Flowers for Algernon by 83766422
Grade 10 :: Flowers for Algernon by 83766422
Grade 10 :: Flowers for Algernon by 83766422
What does Charlie do when he learns that Gimpy has been stealing from Mr. Donner?
  1. He tells Gimpy that he will inform Mr. Donner unless Gimpy stops stealing
  2. He tells Mr. Donner that Gimpy has been stealing from him
  3. He steals the money back from Gimpy and returns it to the cash register without telling anyone
  4. He decides it is not his place to get involved
Grade 10 :: The Bass, The River, and Sheila Mant by laurashaw
What happens at the end of the short story "The Bass, the River, and Sheila Mant"?
  1. Sheila leaves with Eric and disappoints the narrator
  2. the narrator is glad that Sheila left with Eric
  3. the narrator decided to leave without Sheila
Grade 10 :: A Sound of Thunder by amo53

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The path through the jungle is mainly intended to...
  1. prevent history from changing.
  2. protect the hunters from dinosaurs.
  3. protect the dinosaurs from hunters.
  4. make it easier to walk through the jungle.
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