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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does the dog lift his head with a jolt of surprise, as he drinks water at the river?
(a) He knows where he is.
(b) He hears another animal.
(c) He smells another dog.
(d) He sees a person.
2. Hannah and Ethan sit on the porch with Buddy at their feet feeling utter contentment. What is the only thing he doesn't like?
(a) He is not allowed in the kitchen.
(b) He isn't allowed to sleep in bed with them.
(c) They do not give him scraps of human food.
(d) He is not allowed in the house.
3. Derek says the dog is for whom?
(a) His girlfriend.
(c) His mother.
(d) His uncle.
4. When she jumps out, the man tells the woman she is ________.
(a) Very dumb.
(b) Very odd.
(c) Very bright.
(d) Very slow.
5. Ellie meets Maya's ___________ cats.
6. Maya is ______________ Jakob.
(a) A little slower than.
(b) Much faster than.
(c) A little faster than.
(d) Much slower than.
7. What does Wally teach Maya?
(a) The hand signals and commands used during work.
(b) How to run quickly.
(c) How to call for Ellie.
(d) How to let Ellie know she needs help.
8. A few evenings later, Maya pulls up to her house. Why does she say she cannot get out of the car?
(a) Her leg is stuck.
(b) She is nervous.
(c) She is too sick.
(d) She is too exhausted.
9. How does the dog feel at the dog park, when he first arrives?
(a) Anxious to be around so many strangers.
(c) Jealous of the people and dogs playing together.
(d) Angry that Ethan is not there.
10. The dog has ___________ brothers and sisters.
11. Jakob teaches Ellie to find a person by __________.
(a) Looking for him or her.
(b) Listening for his or her voice.
(c) Sniffing an item of clothing.
(d) Licking his or her clothing.
12. What does Bailey retrieve while remembering how Ethan wanted her to return "the flip" ?
(a) A paper ball.
(b) A frisbee.
(c) A dog toy.
(d) A rubber ball.
13. How much does Bailey remember about his past lives?
(b) Not much.
14. Ellie starts to feel there is something sad inside Jakob that keeps him from _________.
(a) Showing affection.
(b) Getting his work done.
(c) Taking care of her.
(d) Doing his job well.
15. Why can neither Jakob nor Maya love Ellie as Ethan had?
(a) They are totally focused on work.
(b) They are both sad.
(c) They are not as nice.
(d) They are adults.
Short Answer Questions
1. How frequently does Ellie start going to work with Jakob?
2. What does the dog think he must do for Ethan?
3. What happens when Ethan is contacted and told the dog was to be adopted?
4. Maya tells Ellie that they are going to work together and Ellie can sleep __________.
5. The puppy knows by the smells that the new home is ________________ Ethan and the farm.
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