Ward is concerned that Beaver's attitude toward his schoolwork will jeopardize his future and when the school principal announces that Beaver's class will be given an intelligence test Beaver worries that the results of the test will not only prove his father right but show that he's too 'dumb' to succeed.
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June, who's family background is a mystery except for Aunt Martha and a once mentioned pregnant sister, reveals more. She has a grandfather who was a genius, an uncle that became a judge and she remarked Beaver had a grandfather that was a professor. See more
When Ward is talking to Beaver while reading the "Mountain Sports and Fishing" magazine his hands alternate back and forth from holding the magazine up to resting it on his lap. See more
It was easy. I took the whole test with just half my brain.
Hubert 'Whitey' Whitney
I hope it wasn't the dumb half.