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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the first thing that Buck's new owner does to him?
(a) Hits him.
(b) Puts a muzzle on him.
(c) Feeds him.
(d) Chokes him.

2. What does Dave do when Buck makes a mistake?
(a) Snarls with teeth bared.
(b) Scratches his nose.
(c) Barks at him.
(d) Nips him.

3. What does Buck see for the first time when he is unloaded after being sold by the cruel man?
(a) The ocean.
(b) Mud.
(c) Snow.
(d) Rain.

4. What happens to the dog who will not stop attacking the man who unloads the dogs?
(a) He is sent away.
(b) He is fed to the other dogs.
(c) He is locked up.
(d) He dies.

5. Which dog refuses to get out of his sleeping hole the day after Buck is chased by the mad dog?
(a) Joe.
(b) Billee.
(c) Pike.
(d) Dolly.

6. Who does Buck watch get killed after getting off the ship?
(a) The man in the red sweater.
(b) Curly.
(c) Dave.
(d) Spitz.

7. Who laughs about the death that Buck witnesses after getting off the ship?
(a) The man in the red sweater.
(b) Spitz.
(c) Dave.
(d) Curly.

8. What does Francois worry about most after the attackers have left the campsite?
(a) They are too far from the next place to get supplies.
(b) Their mail cargo was damaged.
(c) They will come back.
(d) They were mad dogs.

9. Where is the man from who buys Buck from the cruel man?
(a) California.
(b) Alaska.
(c) Washington.
(d) Canada.

10. What does Buck do to stay in shape at the beginning of the book?
(a) Runs.
(b) Hunts.
(c) Swims.
(d) Trains.

11. What does Francois do when he sees how hard the trail is on Buck's feet?
(a) Pushes him harder to toughen him up.
(b) Makes little booties for him.
(c) Lets him ride on the sled.
(d) Puts a poultice on them at night.

12. What does the man who unloads Buck do when Buck growls ferociously?
(a) Screams.
(b) Smiles.
(c) Hits him.
(d) Growls back.

13. What are the men at the first camp building when Buck gets there?
(a) Mine shafts.
(b) Wagons.
(c) Buildings.
(d) Boats.

14. Who breaks the trail for the dogs after leaving the first camp?
(a) Perry.
(b) Frances.
(c) Other dogs.
(d) Perrault.

15. What is Manuel's occupation?
(a) Driver.
(b) Gardener.
(c) Gambler.
(d) Mechanic.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where has Buck seen harnesses like the ones that are put on him?

2. Where is Buck finally unloaded after being sold by Manuel?

3. Who encourages Buck to attack Spitz in Chapter 3?

4. What kind of dog is bought with Buck from the cruel man?

5. How does Buck feel about humans at the beginning of the book?

(see the answer keys)

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