All Things Wise and Wonderful Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. How does Herriot describe Helen's maternity dress?

2. What kind of breed are Mrs. Ainsworth's dogs?

3. What disease does the poor prankster's dog have?

4. Who ends up owning Cedric?

5. What is the name of Mr. Bailes' cow with the peculiar digestive ailment?

Short Essay Questions

1. What are the two incidents that happen when Herriot is castrating pigs?

2. What is the cause of the continual deaths of young calves at Mr. Billing's farm?

3. What lesson does James learn from Mr. Stokill?

4. Who is Stewie Brannon and what does James do for him?

5. Describe Johnny and his dog, Fergus.

6. Describe Mr. Grover, Herriot's dentist in Darrowby and Hector McDarroch the dentist James went to as a child in Glasgow.

7. Describe Mr. Gilby, the farmer, and mention an embarrassing thing that happens to him.

8. Who is the owner of the Fox and Hounds? Describe the establishment.

9. Who are Albert Close and Mick and what is their story?

10. Describe Lord Hulton and the situation James faces with his sow who has a prolapsed uterus.

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

1) Tell about Oscar the cat. What was wrong with him. How did Tristan feel about him? Who became most attached to him?

2) Describe the peculiar and funny behavior of Oscar when he was living with Helen and James and also when he returned to his original owners.

3) Of the cats: Debbie, Buster, Georgina and Oscar who appear in the book, which one is your favorite. Explain why.

Choose two of the topics to write on.

Essay Topic 2

1) Whose practice did James take over in Hensfield? Describe the difference between the veterinary practice in Hensfield with the one at Skeldale house.

2) What happened to Kim, the Golden Retriever? Who were his owners? Was James successful in helping him?

3) Describe James' experience at the Greyhound Racetract in Hensfleld.

Choose two of the three topics to write on.

Essay Topic 3

1) Who was Mr. Barge? Describe him and what he did.

2) What is Soothitt? What is it supposed to do? What does it actually do in the book?

3) How is the farrowing pig finally calmed down? What does the dog, Coco, do that drives his owner crazy?

Choose two of the three topics to write on.

(see the answer keys)

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