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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where is John Thornton's camp?
(a) On the White River.
(b) In the Red City.
(c) In the Black Woods.
(d) By the Green Lake.
2. What is the first big stop for the team after Spitz is killed?
3. How far is the journey the dogs take to return to Skaguay?
(a) 1,200 miles.
(b) 1,000 miles.
(c) 800 miles.
(d) 1,500 miles.
4. What does Buck NOT want to be with other dogs?
(a) The follower.
(b) The protector.
(c) The father.
(d) The leader.
5. What does Buck never ask John for?
6. What does the inexperienced man threaten John with?
(a) A knife.
(b) An axe.
(c) A gun.
(d) A whip.
7. How heavy is the load that Buck pulls for John?
(a) 800 pounds.
(b) 900 pounds.
(c) 500 pounds.
(d) 1,000 pounds.
8. What is Francois ordered to do when they reach their destination?
(a) Make the trip back in record time.
(b) Sell the dogs.
(d) Take some of his leave time.
9. Who leaves John by the river when he is injured?
(a) His son.
(b) His boss.
(c) His wife.
(d) His partner.
10. What does Buck want to be with other dogs?
(a) The leader.
(b) The follower.
(c) The protector.
(d) The father.
11. What is Buck so good at after Spitz is dead?
(a) Getting the dogs to follow the rules.
(b) Leading the pack.
(c) Playing with the other dogs.
(d) Raising morale in the pack.
12. Which dog develops an internal injury on the trail?
13. Why are the dogs unable to move the sled of their new owners?
(a) They are all too weak.
(b) They need to be whipped harder.
(c) The woman is riding it.
(d) It is overloaded.
14. What is John able to put on Buck's back that no one else can?
(a) A child.
(b) A human's coat.
(c) A pack.
(d) A jug of water.
15. What does Buck do to other men that he refuses to do to John?
(a) Beg from him.
(b) Sleep next to him.
(c) Bring food to him.
(d) Steal from him.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Perrault ordered to do when they reach their destination?
2. How does Buck show his care for John?
3. How does Buck perform after Spitz is killed?
4. Why is Francois hesitant about placing Buck in the place he wants to be after Spitz is killed?
5. What emotion does Buck feel for the first time with John?
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