Old Yeller Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What type of dogs do most of the settlers own?
(a) Pure bred Blood Hounds.
(b) Pure bred Coon Hounds.
(c) Big, fierce cur dogs.
(d) Small, quick terriers.

2. What does Arliss do when Travis yells at him?
(a) Arliss throws a rock at Travis.
(b) Arliss runs away and hides.
(c) Arliss runs after Travis and kicks him.
(d) Arliss sics the yeller dog on Travis.

3. What are the best times to go to the Salt Licks to hunt?
(a) Mid-afternoon and sunset.
(b) Early morning and mid-afternoon.
(c) Mid-afternoon and late evening.
(d) Early morning and late evening.

4. What does Mama prepare for supper after Old Yeller arrives?
(a) Corn meal mush.
(b) Beef stew.
(c) Buttermilk biscuits.
(d) Hotcakes and honey.

5. What does Travis do as the doe keeps approaching him?
(a) He backs up.
(b) He raises his gun but doesn't shoot.
(c) He raises his gun and shoots.
(d) He falls out of the tree.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why can't Travis take Jumper close to the Salt Licks where he goes to hunt deer?

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

3. What does Travis discover as he reaches the cabin?

4. What does Travis notice about Old Yeller when he first sees the dog?

5. What is Travis' reaction to Old Yeller when the dog approaches him?

(see the answer key)

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