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The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963

The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963


by Christopher Paul Curtis

The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963: Symbols Quiz

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Q. Where does the Wool Pooh show up?

In the car.
Behind the couch.
In the lake and at the church.
In Kenny's bedroom and at the church.
Q. What do the Watsons call their car?

The Watson Wagon
The Brown Bomber
The Ultra-Glide
The Blue Bomber
Q. Why does Kenny give away his toy dinosaurs?

He feels bad that Rufus doesn't have any.
He is afraid the dinosaurs will come to life and eat him in his sleep.
He is trying to apologize for laughing at Rufus.
He feels too mature to play with toys anymore.
Q. Why does Joey get upset about the angel Mrs. Davidson gives her?

The angel is fat.
The angel is white.
Joey doesn't believe in angels.
The angel's wings are broken.
Q. How does Byron feel about killing the mourning dove?

He wants to eat the bird for dinner.
He is excited that he finally hit a bird after all these years of throwing things at them.
He is upset and feels guilty.
He doesn't really care.