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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Albert first react to the female Husky?
(a) He tries to bite her
(b) He turns into a buffoon
(c) He runs in the other direction
(d) He pretends to ignore her
2. What does Mike do when Ootek tells him about the wolves' message?
(a) He sets out traps for the wolves
(b) He ties the dogs close to the cabin
(c) He closes the cabin door for the night
(d) He packs up for a hunting trip
3. What is Farley Mowat doing when he sees the wolves in this chapter?
4. What event finally convinces Mowat that Ootek can understand wolf language?
(a) Ootek tells Mike that the river will be flooding soon
(b) Ootek learns about approaching friends from the wolves
(c) Ootek uses the wolf's information to find caribou
(d) Ootek tells Mowat what time the wolves will return
5. What did Mowat cook for his guests?
(a) Fish balls in sweet-and-sour sauce
(b) Fried mice with a crème sauce
(c) Roast duck with an apricot glaze
(d) Barbequed caribou and canned peas
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did Mowat have to shut his eyes while throwing the Raunkaier's Circle?
2. What do the wolves do when they see the caribou bucks?
3. Farley Mowat watches the caribou from what vantage point?
4. Which piece of equipment did Mowat find surprisingly useful in his study?
5. What can happen if you ingest nematode worms?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the wolf keep the caribou herd strong?
2. Why didn't the Eskimos stay to eat dinner with Mowat?
3. Explain Ootek's statement that there are no orphans among the wolves.
4. Why do the adult wolves give up running after the does and fawns?
5. How do wolves maintain population control?
6. How did Farley Mowat get back to civilization?
7. What does Mowat learn from his encounter in the the wolves' den?
8. What is the purpose of the Raunkaier's Circle?
9. Why is Mowat especially embarrassed when Angeline shows her disdain of him?
10. How do the wolves act when they come upon the caribou herd?
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