A) She didn't want to miss her school trip to Disneyland.
B) She was fighting with her mother and didn't want to be in the same car with her.
C) She thought she was too old.
D) She had a gymnastics meet.
A) Unlike Maria, they didn't get sick when going on the rides.
B) Their parents gave them more money to buy balloons, toys and other things at Disneyland.
C) They were taller than she was.
D) She believed that they had better clothes and nicer homes than she and her family had.
A) That she felt like she was going to fall off a ride.
B) That she felt poor.
C) That she felt rich because her parents gave her $5.
D) That she felt sick.
A) Furious and demanding
B) He was fine with her decision
C) Happy and sad
D) Sad and angry
A) a hard worker
B) Not respectful and spoiled
C) a poor sport
A) a barber
B) a doctor
A) jogging around the block
B) drinking beer
C) punching walls
A) demands that she goes on the trip
B) punishes her for not going on the trip
C) says it is okay if she stays with her godmother (nina)
D) pleads with her to go on the trip
B) shocked her family was leaving her
C) guilty and sad
D) thrilled to be left at home
A) to have another life
B) school to start
C) a new pet
D) to go to Great America
A) a great athlete
B) a rich man
C) the most wonderful father in the world
D) an angry man
C) loving yourself
D) uncomfortable about how she looks
A) Because she stole make-up from her mother.
B) Because she heard about an accident and started to think she had caused her father to crash the car.
C) Because she told her friend Becky she would meet her at the mall, but she met a boy instead.
D) Because she lied to her godmother.
A) Because they bought a lot of nice clothes.
B) Because they found $20 on the ground.
C) Because they won a new DVD player in a contest.
D) Because two boys had followed them and flirted with them.
A) hugging her father when he got home from work.
B) watering the lawn
C) doing the dishes without being asked
D) not to talk to boys
A) Because she felt guilty about not being with them on their vacation.
B) Because her family was cursed with bad luck.
C) Because her nina was upset and wouldn't tell her why.
D) Because a fortune teller at the mall told her that her family was doomed.
A) Maria was scared.
B) Maria was hungry and wanted a hamburger from Great America.
C) Maria is mad that her family did so many cool things on their trip.
D) Maria was thrilled they made it back alive.
A) She was more respectful.
B) She hated her family even more.
C) She was older and prettier than she was at the start.
D) She appreciated her family more.