Old Yeller Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 14.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why does Little Arliss want to keep Old Yeller?
(a) He wants a dog to protect him from Travis.
(b) He's never had a dog of his own.
(c) He wants a dog to sleep with.
(d) He wants to teach the dog to hunt rabbits.

2. Who comes to the cabin two weeks after the milking incident?
(a) Jed Simpson.
(b) A man comes to claim Old Yeller.
(c) Bud Searcy.
(d) Lisbeth.

3. What is Old Yeller's reaction when he is sprayed by a skunk?
(a) It doesn't seem to bother him.
(b) He rolls in the dirt, and then jumps in the pond.
(c) He snorts, drools, and vomits.
(d) He digs a deep hole and lays in it.

4. What are all Texans short of now that the Civil War is over?
(a) Food.
(b) Ranch hands.
(c) Cash.
(d) Livestock.

5. What does Old Yeller do when Travis reaches for him?
(a) Old Yeller lunges at him with bared fangs.
(b) Old Yeller licks his hand.
(c) Old Yeller loses consciousness.
(d) Old Yeller whimpers in pain.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Travis yell for Mama to bring him?

2. What does Travis discover when he opens the dog run door where the meat is stored?

3. What lures wolves to the cabin?

4. Why is Travis sickened when he looks at Spot?

5. Why had Papa cleared out all the brush and trees from around the cabin?

(see the answer key)

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