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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why are the dogs unable to move the sled of their new owners?
(a) It is overloaded.
(b) The woman is riding it.
(c) They are all too weak.
(d) They need to be whipped harder.
2. What is the name of the dog that tries to nurse Buck to health?
3. How heavy is the load that Buck pulls for John?
(a) 800 pounds.
(b) 500 pounds.
(c) 900 pounds.
(d) 1,000 pounds.
4. What does Buck hear in the forest that stimulates old instincts?
(a) A thunderstorm.
(c) A growl.
5. How does Buck feel about getting a new owner?
(a) He does not care.
(b) He likes the change.
(c) He does not like it.
(d) He does not notice.
6. How many dogs comprise the team of the new and inexperienced owner of Buck?
7. How is Dave killed?
(a) The driver shoots him.
(b) He freezes to death.
(c) He is worked too hard on the trail.
(d) He is killed by another dog.
8. What is the name of the wife of the man who purchases Buck after he returns to Skaguay?
9. What is Buck so good at after Spitz is dead?
(a) Getting the dogs to follow the rules.
(b) Leading the pack.
(c) Raising morale in the pack.
(d) Playing with the other dogs.
10. What do the dogs need most, and are denied, by the new and inexperienced owners?
11. What do the people do when Francois and Perrault deliver their mail in record time?
(a) Give them a raise.
(d) Give extra food to the dogs.
12. What is Perrault ordered to do when they reach their destination?
(a) Sell the dogs.
(b) Take some of his leave time.
(c) Make the trip back in record time.
13. How does Buck perform after Spitz is killed?
(a) He is terrible.
(b) He is distracted.
(c) He excels.
(d) There is no change.
14. What is the name of the inexperienced man's partner?
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 is Buck placed when Spitz is killed?
3. Who are the dogs sold to?
4. What is the name of the man who purchases Buck after he returns to Skaguay?
5. How long does it take for the team to return to Skaguay?
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