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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Travis discover when he opens the dog run door where the meat is stored?
(a) A wolf is eating the meat.
(b) The meat is gone.
(c) Little Arliss is hanging from the meat.
(d) The meat is rotten.
2. What sound do the bulls make that are looking for a fight outside the family's cabin?
(a) They quietly moan.
(b) They snort quietly.
(c) They raise their voices in a wild, brassy blare.
(d) They squeal like pigs.
3. What is Little Arliss' reaction when they get back to the cabin?
(a) He is shaking all over and clinging to Mama.
(b) He is angry that Travis pulled the cub away.
(c) He passes out from fear.
(d) He is angry at the bear.
4. How does Travis know that Little Arliss is in trouble?
(a) Arliss is screaming for Travis which is unusual.
(b) Arliss' screams are loud, shrill, and frantic.
(c) Arliss is screaming about the yeller dog.
(d) Arliss is crying which he never usually does.
5. Why had Papa cleared out all the brush and trees from around the cabin?
(a) He cleared the brush to get a clear shot at Comanches and Apaches.
(b) He cleared the brush so Mama could plant roses.
(c) He cleared the brush to cut down on the bugs.
(d) He cleared the brush in case of a fire.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Travis' mother instruct him to do while he is doing his chores?
2. What warns the doe that Travis is nearby?
3. What is the color of the two bulls?
4. Why is Travis annoyed with Mama and Little Arliss?
5. Why does Little Arliss cry when his father goes away?
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