The Dead and the Gone Quiz (Chapters 3-5)
This Common Core aligned 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:

• Observations about who is missing in the chapel
• Alex's decision to miss school and visit Yankee Stadium
• The rules that must be followed while at Yankee Stadium
• Methods of lessening the severity of the experience at Yankee Stadium
• Alex's austere reaction to Julie's "Who died and made you boss?" remark
• Chris Flynn and his father's generosity
• Bri's belief that Mami may be alive, and her reasoning
• Father Franco's good news concerning Bri
• Why Julie is not offered the same opportunity as Bri
• A promise Bri wants Alex to make before departing
• Alex's maturity
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