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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Buck hunt in the woods?
(a) A badger.
(b) A rabbit.
(c) A fox.
(d) A bird.
2. How does Buck stay warm his first night in the snow?
(a) He sneaks into the tent.
(b) He sleeps next to the banked fire.
(c) He digs a hole in the snow.
(d) He sleeps with the other dogs.
3. Who does Buck think will savagely attack him when he gets off the ship?
(c) The other dogs.
4. Where is the man from who buys Buck from the cruel man?
5. Who commits the kill that Buck watches after getting off the ship?
(a) A train.
(b) A pack of dogs.
(c) She freezes to death.
(d) The man in the red sweater.
6. Where is Buck kept after Manuel sells him?
(a) The back of a truck.
(b) A cage.
(c) A box.
(d) A crate.
7. How does Dave greet Billee and Joe?
(a) He sniffs them and is subservient to them.
(b) He ignores them.
(c) He is friendly to them.
(d) He fights them.
8. How does Buck feel about humans at the beginning of the book?
(a) He is protective of them.
(b) He fears them.
(c) He hates them.
(d) He respects them.
9. What does Dave do when Buck makes a mistake?
(a) Nips him.
(b) Scratches his nose.
(c) Barks at him.
(d) Snarls with teeth bared.
10. What is Spitz's full name?
11. What does Dave enjoy doing?
12. How much food is Buck given every day on the trail?
(a) One and a half pounds.
(b) Two and a half pounds.
(c) Three pounds.
(d) Two pounds.
13. How is Spitz threatened by Buck?
(a) Buck is a bigger and stronger dog.
(b) Buck is better liked by the masters.
(c) Buck has beaten him in many fights.
(d) He thinks Buck will take away his leadership.
14. Why does Buck steal from his masters?
(a) He was hungry.
(b) He finds it fun.
(c) His food was stolen.
(d) He wants to be accepted by other dogs.
15. What does Spitz do to anger Buck in Chapter 3?
(a) Nips his legs.
(b) Eats his food.
(c) Laughs at him.
(d) Takes his sleeping hole.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of dog is Spitz?
2. What does Buck do to get the water he needs?
3. How cold is it when the team breaks through ice in the river?
4. How many of Spitz's legs does Buck break before he is killed?
5. What does Manuel need money for?
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