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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When she jumps out, the man tells the woman she is ________.
(a) Very odd.
(b) Very dumb.
(c) Very bright.
(d) Very slow.
2. What does Jakob tell Maya she should do?
(a) Let him have Ellie back.
(b) Try harder.
(c) Give up.
(d) Not try so hard.
3. Jakob takes Ellie to the park to _________.
(c) Play games.
4. Maya takes Ellie to Jakob's apartment. How does Ellie react?
(a) She ignores Jakob.
(b) She whimpers.
(c) She leaps with joy.
(d) She barks and growls.
5. Toward the end of the day a woman comes with a big, ____________ dog.
6. Ellie is __________________ when she notices that she gives off odors, and male dogs mill round the apartment.
7. What does Wally teach Maya?
(a) How to call for Ellie.
(b) How to run quickly.
(c) The hand signals and commands used during work.
(d) How to let Ellie know she needs help.
8. What does Maya tell Jakob she is thinking of doing?
(a) Getting a new dog.
(b) Joining a different K9 unit.
(d) Getting certified.
9. What do Ethan and Buddy start doing together?
(c) Taking walks.
10. Wally tells Maya to reward Ellie by ____________.
(a) Ignoring her.
(b) Letting her run free.
(c) Playing with her.
(d) Giving her a treat.
11. For how long does the main character live in the dog park?
(a) For a month.
(b) For a day.
(c) For several weeks.
(d) For a week.
12. Jakob teaches Ellie not to be afraid of what sound?
(c) A gun going off.
(d) A loud car.
13. When Jakob is gone during the day , a nice woman named _______________ comes to play with Ellie.
14. 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 adults.
(d) They are not as nice.
15. Jakob teaches Ellie to find a person by __________.
(a) Sniffing an item of clothing.
(b) Looking for him or her.
(c) Licking his or her clothing.
(d) Listening for his or her voice.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Marilyn?
2. Why does the dog lift his head with a jolt of surprise, as he drinks water at the river?
3. What is Maya's neighbor Al always doing?
4. How often do Maya and Ellie work?
5. Ethan asks the man what will happen and the man tells him what?
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