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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Buck see that lets him know his new owners are clueless?
(a) Their camp is disorganized.
(b) The dogs they buy are all weak.
(c) They are eating too much.
(d) They have strange and light clothing.
2. Where is Buck placed when Spitz is killed?
(a) In his old spot.
(b) In the lead.
(c) In Sol-leck's old spot.
(d) In the rear.
3. Who are the dogs sold to?
4. What are the men happy about after Spitz is dead?
(a) Spitz won't bite them anymore.
(b) They have a happier team to lead.
(c) There is one less mouth to feed.
(d) They are traveling at record speed.
5. How heavy is the load that Buck pulls for John?
(a) 800 pounds.
(b) 1,000 pounds.
(c) 900 pounds.
(d) 500 pounds.
6. What crazy thing does John order Buck to do one day?
(a) Kill another dog.
(b) Lay down and die.
(c) Jump into a wildly rushing river.
(d) Jump off a cliff.
7. What is the name of the dog that tries to nurse Buck to health?
8. What injury does John get the year before he finds Buck?
(a) He broke his leg.
(b) He froze his feet.
(c) He sprained his knee.
(d) He lost an eye.
9. Where does Buck want to be harnessed when he returns to camp after killing Spitz?
(a) The lead-dog spot.
(b) Spitz's spot.
(c) His old spot.
(d) Sol-leck's spot.
10. What is the name of the wife of the man who purchases Buck after he returns to Skaguay?
11. What does John call the inexperienced men when they brag about making it to the camp?
12. What kind of reputation does Buck have after killing Spitz?
(a) Fierce fighter.
(b) Wild dog.
(c) Great leader.
13. What is John able to put on Buck's back that no one else can?
(a) A human's coat.
(b) A jug of water.
(c) A pack.
(d) A child.
14. How many dogs comprise the team of the new and inexperienced owner of Buck?
15. Who haunts Buck at John's fireside?
(d) His ancestors.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Buck refuse to go with the inexperienced men?
2. How many dogs does John have when he finds Buck?
3. What is Buck so good at after Spitz is dead?
4. How is the team acting while Buck and Spitz are fighting?
5. How does Buck view John?
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