Old Yeller Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

Fred Gipson
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What warns the doe that Travis is nearby?
(a) He stretches out his leg.
(b) He scratches his ear.
(c) He sneezes.
(d) He laughs at a squirrel.

2. How does Little Arliss take Travis by surprise?
(a) Little Arliss punches him in the stomach.
(b) Little Arliss wrestles him to the ground.
(c) Little Arliss attacks him with a battling stick.
(d) Little Arliss kicks him in the shin.

3. Why do the hogs, cattle, and wild animals come to the Salt Licks?
(a) It has thick brambles where the animals hide.
(b) They lick the salt.
(c) They drink from the pond that is there.
(d) They eat the berries growing there.

4. What does Travis notice about Old Yeller when he first sees the dog?
(a) The dog is fat.
(b) The dog is injured.
(c) The dog is starving.
(d) The dog is lame.

5. What does Travis do to Jumper when he decides he doesn't want to plow anymore?
(a) He hits Jumper across the jaw with a club.
(b) He kicks Jumper in the rump.
(c) He lures Jumper back to the field with an apple.
(d) He pulls Jumper by the reins.

Short Answer Questions

1. What are all Texans short of now that the Civil War is over?

2. What does Mama ask Travis to do after he milks the cows?

3. What is Little Arliss' reaction to Old Yeller?

4. What does Mama prepare for supper after Old Yeller arrives?

5. Why does Little Arliss want to keep Old Yeller?

(see the answer key)

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