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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do the caribou do when Mowat appears?
(a) Charge him
(b) Bellow loudly
(c) Run away
2. What emotion does Mowat feel after he leaves the den?
3. Mowat confesses that he didn't believe Ootek's story until what happens?
(a) Ootek takes him on a trip to visit the site of the event
(b) He hears a similar story from a white naturalist
(c) Mike insists that the story was true and he was there
(d) Mowat sees the wolves he's observing do the same thing
4. What study did Mowat take up after losing the Raunkiaer's Circle?
(a) He compared wolf and dog behavior
(b) He found a dead wolf and dissected it
(c) He studied the wolf scats he'd collected
(d) He did a survey on the number of ducks
5. What was the estimate of wolf population in the Keewatin territory prior to Farley Mowat's study?
6. How many wolf-killed caribou did Farley Mowat examine?
7. Which wolf seems the most restless?
(b) One of the pups
8. What keeps George from reaching the female Husky?
(a) Mowat fires his gun
(b) Angeline trips him
(c) Albert fights him off
(d) He gets confused
9. Why, according to Mowat, are the wolves taking a holiday?
(a) It's far too hot a day to go hunting
(b) They usually rest at least one day a week
(c) They killed a caribou close to home
(d) They are resting before migrating South
10. What event does Mowat describe as a high point of the day?
(a) When the pups come out of the den to play
(b) When the wolves gather in a circle and howl
(c) When Angeline hunts for mice in the grass
(d) When the wolves return to the den
11. What noise frightens Farley Mowat as he makes his last visit to the wolves' den?
(a) Mike's dogs chasing a rabbit
(b) An airplane flying overhead
(c) Ice cracking in the river
(d) A wolf howling very close by
12. Mowat is surprised to see what with the wolves?
(a) A pack of foxes
(b) Ootek and Mike
(c) Some of Mike's dogs
(d) A dark-gray wolf
13. What is the name of Mike's dog that Mowat uses in his experiment?
14. What parasite does Farley Mowat show to Ootek?
(a) A sucker fish
(b) An inactive tapeworm
(c) A large mosquito
(d) An nest of maggots
15. What sound does Angeline make when she recognizes the visiting wolves?
(a) A growl
(b) A howl
(c) A whine
(d) A bark
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the wolves do when they see the caribou bucks?
2. Which governmental agency was asked to search for Farley Mowat?
3. How many strange wolves arrive at the den while George and Albert are hunting?
4. What can happen if you ingest nematode worms?
5. How did Mowat react when Ootek lost the Raunkaier's Circle?
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