Basic Information
Floor 8
Floor 7
Floor 6
Floor 5
100

Who is the main character in this book?

Will Holloman

100

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Who was killed & Who killed him? 

Shawn was killed and Riggs killed him

100

Who did Will meet in the elevator on floor 7?

Buck

100

Who did Will meet in the elevator on floor 6?

Dani

100

Who did Will meet in the elevator on floor 5? 

Uncle Mark

200

What are the three rules (in order)

1. No crying

2. No snitching

3. Get revenge

200

What was Shawn buying at the store and why? 

A special soap for his mom because she had eczema 

200

Who is Buck? 

A close friend of Shawn's/ Almost an older brother to Shawn

200

How did Dani know Will? 

They were friends when they were around 8 years old. They would play on the playground together.
200

What is Uncle Mark's prized possession? 

A camera that his mom bought for him

300

What type of people is Will meeting in the elevator? 

Ghosts/Dead loved ones/ People from his past

300

Where does Will find the gun? 

DOUBLE JEOPARDY if you can be specific

The jammed middle drawer of Shawn's dresser

300

When Buck asks Will what he is going to do... what does he say? Why is this important? 

He says that he is going to follow the rules. 

This is important because he thinks he has to get revenge. 

300

What surprises Will when Dani enters the elevator? 

Dani can see Buck

300

What happened to Uncle Mark?

How did Will's father follow the rules? 

He was killed.

His father killed the man who killed Uncle Mark

400

What is the major decision that Will must choose before the story is up? 

To try to shoot Riggs or not

400

What was/is Riggs like? 

He did gymnastics and was made fun of a lot. So, he moved away and joined a gang.

400

What are some points that Buck makes about Will's situation? 

He doesn't know how to use a gun & he doesn't even know if it is loaded

400

DOUBLE JEOPARDY

What important question does Dani ask Will? 

What if you miss?

400

When Uncle Mark asks him to spell out what he is doing, what does Will have trouble saying?


What might this mean? 

That he is going to shoot Riggs. 


Meaning may vary

500

Who has Will meet in the elevator so far? List them in order. 

Buck

Dani

Uncle Mark

500

Who is Leticia? 

 Shawn's girlfriend

500

DOUBLE JEOPARDY

What did Shawn say the L button stood for? What meaning does this have now? 

L= Loser

Will got in the elevator to go to the L (lowest) floor. He seems to feel like he is the loser now.

500

In a way, Dani's death started this whole story... how? 

Her death is what introduced Will to the rules

500

DOUBLE JEOPARDY

What was the plot of Uncle Mark's movie before he died? 

A boy tries to get advice from a girl about how to win girls over. He ends up using the advice to get the girl to fall in love with him. BUT she is his landlord's girlfriend... so, they both get kicked out. The movie ends with them homeless and in love. 

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