Old Yeller Quiz | Eight Week Quiz E

Fred Gipson
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 11.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What sound does Travis recognize that he has heard only once before?
(a) The sound of a dog dying.
(b) The whimpering of a bear cub.
(c) The wild snarl of a mountain lion.
(d) The coughing roar of a charging bear.

2. What does Travis discover when he opens the dog run door where the meat is stored?
(a) The meat is rotten.
(b) A wolf is eating the meat.
(c) The meat is gone.
(d) Little Arliss is hanging from the meat.

3. What does Travis see that makes him think Old Yeller is dead?
(a) Buzzards circling and diving above the spot where Old Yeller is hidden
(b) He sees a sees a hog sniffing around the spot where Old Yeller is hidden.
(c) He sees a large puddle of blood around the spot where Old Yeller is hidden.
(d) Flies are hovering over the spot where Old Yeller is hidden.

4. Why doesn't Travis want to shoot at a running deer?
(a) He knows he can't make the shot.
(b) His rifle isn't accurate enough to make the shot.
(c) He doesn't want to scare the animals into a stampede.
(d) He is afraid that he will only wound it.

5. What does Burn Sanderson tell Mama about Old Yeller?
(a) He is He is the best sheep dog that was ever born.
(b) He is no good with cows.
(c) He is the best cow dog that was ever born.
(d) He is obedient and submissive.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Travis decide to do about Old Yeller?

2. What is the first thing Travis does when he reaches the Salt Licks?

3. What does Arliss start catching after Old Yeller arrives?

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

5. What does Arliss do when Travis yells at him?

(see the answer key)

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