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what does Wallace think is the best policy?

honesty

1

what is the name of the book that Wallace is reviewing

old shep my pal

2

why doesn't Wallace like the book?

-boring
-dog always dies
-lousy
-predictable
-didn't like the characters

3

where does Wallace go to school?

Bedford middle school

4

who does Wallace think is the best player on the football team?

Steve cavanaugh

5

why can't Wallace practice in the evening?

detention

6

who does Rachel write fan letters to?

Julia Roberts

7

what does mr fogelman tell Wallace is missing from his second attempt at writing the review

valid reasons

8

what is the name of the play that fogelman is directing

old shep my pal

9

why is Dylan excited when he meets his sister at school?

she was talking with Wallace
-Dylan loves Wallace and sees Rachel talking to him (Wallace and Rachel best friends)

10

wha does wallaces mom suggest he do to get out of detention

write an essay stating why he doesn't like the book
-no sarcasm
-back up points

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what does wallaces mom say has been getting him into trouble

attitude

12

what does coach wrigley say has been getting Wallace in trouble

his mouth

13

what is the one position that Parker Schmidt does not serve on the school newspaper

fact checker

14

what three things to Parker claim are the reasons for the "big cover up"?

1 personality conflict with coach
2 career ending injury
3 to good for the middle school team

15

what is spray painted on top of the wooden scenery board

old shep dead mutt

16

whom do the club members think vandalized the set?

Wallace Wallace

17

what reasons does trust give for having a crush on Wallace?

good looking, cool

18

which cast member does not think that Wallaces suggestions are so great

Nathaniel spitzner

19

what is the second incident of vandalism on the set

knots upon knots of microphone cords, spotlight cords and speaker cables tied tightly with curtains ropes

20

by how much are the Giants losing by each game?

4 touchdowns

21

where does Wallace think he belongs on the football team?

on the bench

22

what does Wallace recruit feather and Rick to help him do?

wash moms car

23

where is the setting?

Bedford middle school
USA
21st century

24

define point of view

first person narrative

25

who is the narrator?

multiple narrators

Wallace
Rachel
fogelman

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what is a simile and one example

a comparison using like or as
-the cloud was like a marshmallow

from the book:
fogelmans brow clouded up like a thunder cloud
hide like a think
a light as bright as the sun

27

what is a hyperbole and examples?

taking something real and making it "larger than life" exaggerating

biggest thrill of my life
held breath until I passed out
run as fast as lightening

28

what is irony/sarcasm and give examples

using words that mean the opposite of what you really thing usually to be funny

big dog named tiny

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what is a metaohor and examples

comparison without using like it as

her room was a disaster area
her room was a
pig pen

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what are the three reasons cavanaugh gives that point to Wallace as the prime suspect of the play vandalism?

doesn't like old shep my pal
grudge against fogelman
spends a lot of time in the gym

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what does Trudi do to prove wallaces innocence or guilt

takes a poll/vote

32

why is Wallace helping the cast members with their lines

bored nothing else to do
good at it
cast members are asking

33

what does Rachel believe is wallaces real plan for helping the cast

destroy the play in the end
secretly wreck the play

34

where does Rachel's family go to celebrate her moms birthday

New York and goes to a performance or play

35

in Rachel's letter to Julia Roberts to what actor does Rachel compare Wallace too

brad Pitt

36

what prop does Wallace have Vito use in his revised script

a yo yo

37

what does Wallace say is the biggest problem with the play

boring
too much talking
no action
no dog
old
long

38

what does coach wrigley mean when he tells fogelman that parking lot is paved with the bones of teachers who are still waiting for Wallace to see it their way

a lot of teachers of tried and failed

39

what is the third act on vandalism on the set

pepper prank

40

what does Wallace do to help during the pepper prank

catches Nathaniel

41

how does everyone in the stadium learn that Wallace is at Saturday's game

someone takes off his hood and headband

42

why does cavanaugh call Wallace by his real name and not some Nast double nickname while in the locker room

because his true sudience is the team not Wallace

43

what does Wallace see in feathers locker?

two pounds of pepper

44

what reason does feather give Wallace for it being in his locker

to cover the taste of his celery

45

besides feather who else does Wallace suspect as the vandal

cavanaugh
Rick

46

how does Parker describe Wallace in his story

as principals eyes and ears

47

what does Wallace ask the team to help him do

help him fertilize the lawn

48

how many members of the team show up to help Wallace

2

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what does Wallace ask laszlo tamas to do in the play and why?

drive the mode because he has his license

50

whom does Trudi blame for the vandalism and why?

Harold shwartzbaum because he sneezed in class and pepper can make a person sneeze

51

what talent does Rory piper offer to the play

his ability to rollerblade

52

how does Wallace cast Rory?

rollerblading dogcatcher

53

what is the fourth act of vandalism in the play

someone pours pancake syrup over fogelmans files on old shep my pal

54

what is the reaction to the rehearsal of the plays first scene with the moped and rollerblades

everyone loves it (fogelman and Rachel)

standing ovation
everyone leapt
fogelman clapped

55

who or what are the dead mangoesv

a teen rock band who contact Wallace, not fogelman about being in the play

the band goes to Bedford middle school