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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did Miyax's father used to hunt as a child?
2. What kind of meat do the wolves give Julie?
3. What does Miyax consider a great treat while carving the caribou?
(a) A slice of liver.
(b) A section of entrails.
(c) A piece of the heart.
(d) A slice of kidney.
4. What does it mean when a wolf has his ears forward, eyes narrowed and teeth showing?
(a) Come to me.
(b) You are in trouble.
(c) Stay still.
(d) Lie down.
5. Where is Julie trying to get at the beginning of the book?
(a) To her mother's grave.
(b) To the ocean.
(c) To the woods.
(d) To her father's house.
6. What is Miyax's knife called?
7. What does Miyax find in the owl's nest?
(a) A frozen sandpiper.
(b) A starving owlet.
(c) A store of lemmings.
8. What does it mean if a puppy crouches low and holds his ears back?
(a) He has been naughty.
(b) He is hungry.
(c) He wants some attention.
(d) He is angry.
9. What is Julie careful never to do around the wolves?
(a) Get too close.
(b) Stand up.
(c) Show disrespect.
(d) Make a sound.
10. How does Miyax play with the pups?
(a) Plays fetch.
(b) Scratches their ears.
11. What does Miyax plan to do with meat to make it lighter to carry?
(a) Smoke it.
(b) Cut it into strips.
(c) Boil it.
(d) Freeze it.
12. How does Kapu show his hostile feelings for Miyax?
(a) He yips.
(b) He scrunches his nose.
(c) He nips her hand.
(d) He narrows his eyes.
13. Where is Julie at the beginning of the book?
(a) At sea.
(b) On the tundra.
(c) At the lake.
(d) In the village.
14. What does Miyax decide to hunt for herself?
15. Why does Miyax follow the owl back to its nest?
(a) She could eat the droppings.
(b) She wants to steal its dinner.
(c) She hopes to find eggs.
(d) They usually store extra food.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the ship that brings supplies to the Arctic Ocean towns every year?
2. Which wolf is left to watch the pups while the others hunt?
3. What did Miyax's father say someone should change when they are afraid?
4. In what month do the towns along the Arctic Ocean get their supplies?
5. What does Julie name the female puppy?
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