language arts pls check!

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The first two questions use this passage.

You must have only positive thoughts in your heart that you're going to cripple this monster. Stick a piece of garlic in your pocket for good luck. A woman my mother knew in Palermo did this, and she was able to fight off a dozen three-foot-tall muscular Greeks who landed and tried to eat her. You think this is not true, but half her town saw it. The Greeks all had rough skin and wore backpacks and one-piece clothes.

1. Which of these best states Nonno Frankie's main idea of how to win a fight?
(A.) It is important to believe in yourself.
B. Get a woman to fight for you.
C. The Greeks are easy to defeat.
D. Use garlic as a weapon.

2. Which detail in the passage is unimportant to Nonno Frankie's main idea of how to win a fight?
A. You must have only positive thoughts in your heart.
B. A woman my mother knew in Palermo did this, and she was able to fight off a dozen three-feet-tall muscular Greeks.
(C.) Stick a piece of garlic in your pocket for good luck.
D. The Greeks all had rough skin and wore backpacks and one-piece clothes.

3. In "The Pigman and Me," the author creates a mood of suspense by focusing most of the action around
(A.) a fight between two boys at school
B. a tree cut almost to its heart
C. Nonno Frankie's advice to Paul
D. concerns about how a girl will react

  1. Ms. Sue

    1 and 2 are right. I don't know about 3.

  2. Anonymous

    d,fjkldfjij

  3. Boba Fett

    what

  4. JJ

    what

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