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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What are the men happy about after Spitz is dead?
(a) There is one less mouth to feed.
(b) Spitz won't bite them anymore.
(c) They are traveling at record speed.
(d) They have a happier team to lead.
2. Why are the dogs unable to move the sled of their new owners?
(a) They need to be whipped harder.
(b) They are all too weak.
(c) It is overloaded.
(d) The woman is riding it.
3. What does Dave refuse to do when he falls ill?
(a) Take medication.
(d) Walk behind the sled.
4. What does John do when Buck tries to obey the crazy order?
(a) Jumps in and saves him.
(b) Lets it happen.
(c) Orders him to stop.
(d) Jumps in front of Buck.
5. What time of day is it when Francois realizes what has happened to Spitz?
6. What do the dogs need most, and are denied, by the new and inexperienced owners?
7. What kind of memories does Buck most enjoy thinking about at night after he has become the leader?
(a) His time with the judge.
(b) Perrault and Francois.
(c) His time with the man in the red sweater.
(d) Memories from his ancestors.
8. What does the woman do when the men forcibly remove her from the sled?
(b) Sits on the ground without moving.
(c) Screams until they relent.
(d) Throws things at the men.
9. How does Buck view John?
(a) As his enemy.
(b) As his father.
(c) As his master.
(d) As his equal.
10. Why is John left by the river when he is injured?
(a) To wait for another group to join.
(b) To recuperate.
(c) To keep from slowing down the group.
(d) To wait for help.
11. What does John do to the man beating Buck?
(a) Pays him for Buck.
(b) Punches him.
(c) Charges him with a whip.
(d) Threatens to shoot him.
12. What is the first big stop for the team after Spitz is killed?
13. What does Buck never ask John for?
14. What are most of the dogs on the team doing when they return to Skaguay?
15. What emotion does Buck feel for the first time with John?
Short Answer Questions
1. What kinds of things does Buck remember at night after he has become the leader?
2. Where does Buck want to be harnessed when he returns to camp after killing Spitz?
3. What does Francois think has happened when Buck returns to camp alone after the hunt?
4. What season is it when John finds Buck?
5. Where is Buck placed when Spitz is killed?
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