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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What were the puppies playing with?
(a) A live mouse
(b) Uncle Albert
(c) A caribou bone
(d) An old log
2. Mowat is surprised to see what with the wolves?
(a) Some of Mike's dogs
(b) Ootek and Mike
(c) A dark-gray wolf
(d) A pack of foxes
3. 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
4. Who chases the does and fawns out of the valley?
(a) The pups
5. Why did Mowat have to shut his eyes while throwing the Raunkaier's Circle?
(a) To make sure he didn't see where it landed
(b) To make sure it landed in a random spot
(c) To keep himself from becoming too dizzy
(d) To keep himself from being blinded by the sun
6. Why do the pups run for their shelter?
(a) Mowat starts making noise
(b) A kestrel screams nearby
(c) A raven passes overhead
(d) A black bear lumbers by
7. What time did Ootek say George and Albert would return to the den?
(a) 12:17 p.m.
(b) At dusk
(c) About midday
(d) Near dawn
8. What do the wolves do when they see the caribou bucks?
(a) Pass on by
(b) Kill one of them
(c) Try to catch them
(d) Run away from them
9. What time do the wolves appear with the herd?
(a) Shortly before noon
(b) Just before sunset
(c) A little after dawn
10. Mowat describes the puppies as being roughly the same size and shape as what?
11. When being seriously chased by a wolf, the caribou tended to run:
(a) In zig-zags
(b) Towards the river
(c) In circles
(d) Up the nearest hill
12. How long do Albert and the Husky stay together?
(a) Only two days
(b) About a week
(c) Over a month
(d) A few hours
13. Which of the three vegetation studies does Farley Mowat decide to undertake?
14. What is Farley Mowat doing when he sees the wolves in this chapter?
15. What keeps George from reaching the female Husky?
(a) Mowat fires his gun
(b) He gets confused
(c) Angeline trips him
(d) Albert fights him off
Short Answer Questions
1. How many people did the rabid wolf kill?
2. What was the estimate that Mowat finally came to regarding the wolf population?
3. How does Albert first react to the female Husky?
4. What does Mowat do after leaving the wolves' den?
5. How was the wolf finally killed?
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