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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In 1806, the North West Company builds on top of what had been Fort Rouge. What is the name of the new fort?
(a) Fort Riley.
(b) Fort Kearney.
(c) Fort Leonard.
(d) Fort Gibraltar.
2. As Chapter One opens, what animal is Ben MacDonald following?
3. What reputation does the neighbor have with the townspeople of Winnipeg?
(a) They don't know anything about him.
(b) They think he's a coward and a bully.
(c) They think he is kind and friendly.
(d) They are afraid of him.
4. How does Ben react when the neighbor's dog charges him?
(a) Drops to all fours and whines.
(b) Screams and kicks at it.
(c) Runs and hides.
(d) Smacks it on the nose.
5. At the end of Chapter One, what animal is Ben following?
Short Answer Questions
1. Which Native American tribe used to inhabit the lands that make up the MacDonald farm?
2. Lord Selkirk, who manages the Hudson Bay Company, brings in settlers from which country to farm the Winnipeg area?
3. What is the name of the new neighbor Ben's father wants him to meet?
4. When did William first meet the neighbor?
5. With which of Ben's siblings does he NOT have a good relationship?
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