The Dead and the Gone Quiz (Chapters 12-15)

The Dead and the Gone Quiz (Chapters 12-15)
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This assessment measures reading comprehension of The Dead & The Gone by Susan Beth Pfeffer. It features 12 short answer questions, and an answer key is included. Although labeled a quiz, this resource may double as a guided reading handout to facilitate active reading and promote future recall. Questions pertain to the following key details:

• Alex's friends' concerns for Briana's health
• Alex's decision for the siblings to skip school to move away
• Alex and Kevin's "body shopping" endeavors
• Julie's feelings of inferiority
• The sudden closing of Julie's school
• The conflict between Bri and Julie regarding the probability that their parents are dead
• Lottery tickets
• Alex's efforts to save Julie from a potential kidnapper
• Harvey's arrangements for Alex and Bri
• Harvey's disturbing arrangements for Julie
• Mr. Flynn's kindness and generosity
• Alex's physically exhausting labor

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Additional classroom resources for The Dead & The Gone, are available here. Classroom resources for the first novel in the series, Life As We Knew It, are available here.
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  1. This bundle of 6 quizzes measures reading comprehension of The Dead & The Gone by Susan Beth Pfeffer. Although labeled quizzes, these items may double as guided reading handouts to promote and facilitate active reading and review. Answer keys are included. The quizzes break down as follows: Ch
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