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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2, Robin.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following is NOT a natural circumstance which may incite any tiger to kill a human?
(a) A wounded tiger.
(b) A tiger on a fresh kill.
(c) A person entering the tiger's territory.
(d) A tigress with small cubs.
2. Who was Robin amongst the litter?
(a) The only one left.
(b) The only one with no white on him.
(c) The largest and most aggressive.
(d) The smallest and thinnest.
3. When do tigers sometimes hunt people?
(a) After they have been shot at by hunters.
(b) When people start to work in their territory.
(c) When they are compelled to through stress of circumstance.
(d) When their diet is low in salt.
4. How many people does the tigress of Champawat kill in all?
(a) Forty two.
(c) Over a thousand.
(d) Four hundred and thirty six.
5. What story does Corbett tell of Robin?
(a) The time Robin faced down a leopard.
(b) None of the above.
(c) The time Robin saved his life.
(d) The one time Robin left him in a tight corner.
Short Answer Questions
1. When did the tigress of Muktesar start killing people specifically for her to eat?
2. What conclusion does Corbett draw from differences between man-eating tigers and man-eating leopards?
3. Which of the following is NOT something that a tiger depends on for the success of its attack when killing its prey?
4. What tale about himself does Corbett refute?
5. What do Corbett and Robin do when the leopard is so inaccessible?
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