Di You Read Hatchet By Gary Paulsen

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Gary Paulsen Quizzes & Trivia

This story is about a boy overcoming his parent's divorce. Then finds his life in danger and looks at things in a different view


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who gave brain the hatchet?
    • A. 

      His father

    • B. 

      His mother

    • C. 

      His girlfriend

    • D. 

      The pilot

    • E. 

      His fathers girlfriend

  • 2. 
    How did the pilot die?
    • A. 

      Stroke

    • B. 

      A passenger killed him

    • C. 

      Heart attack

    • D. 

      In the plane crash

    • E. 

      Brain killed him

  • 3. 
    What was "the secret" to which brain's thoughts often wander?
    • A. 

      That his father is seeing another women

    • B. 

      That brain wants to run away from home

    • C. 

      That his mother is pregnant

    • D. 

      That his mother is seeing another man

    • E. 

      That he hated to fly

  • 4. 
    What happened during brain's car ride with his mother from the city to meet the plane?
    • A. 

      Brain's mother tried to get him to talk about what was wrong

    • B. 

      Brain started crying in front of his mother

    • C. 

      Brains mother yelled at him

    • D. 

      Brain told his mother he knew about the secret

    • E. 

      Brain tryed to jump out of the car

  • 5. 
    What was brains fathers job
    • A. 

      Lumberjackman

    • B. 

      Accountant

    • C. 

      Lawyer

    • D. 

      School teacher

    • E. 

      Oil engineer

  • 6. 
    What was the purpose of brains trip to thr canadian woods
    • A. 

      He was going on a camping trip

    • B. 

      He was going to see his uncle

    • C. 

      He was going to see his father

    • D. 

      He wanted to learn how to fly a plane

    • E. 

      He was going bear hunting

  • 7. 
    How did brain father feel about the divorce
    • A. 

      He did not want it

    • B. 

      He was indifferent

    • C. 

      He felt it was better for brain

    • D. 

      He had asked for it himself

    • E. 

      His father needed to move on with his life

  • 8. 
    What led brain's eventual rescue?
    • A. 

      The pilot emerged from a coma and knew the location

    • B. 

      He found a transmitter in the plane wreckage

    • C. 

      Rescuers sent out by his parents eventually found him.

    • D. 

      Hikers discovered his camp and took him to the nearest town in there van

    • E. 

      The cops sent out dogs and the dogs found brain

  • 9. 
    Why does brain suddenly realize that he may be out there in the woods for longer than he had anticipated
    • A. 

      No one knew he was taking a trip

    • B. 

      There are no towns nearby

    • C. 

      He heard once on t.v. that search parties cancel the search after 2 days

    • D. 

      He had bumped the wheel of the plane during the ride,changing the course

    • E. 

      His parents did'nt talk so they did'nt know he was missing

  • 10. 
    When brain has to fly the plane himself after the pilot's heart attack,what prior experience helps him?
    • A. 

      He used to fly with his uncle

    • B. 

      He had watched the pilot very closely

    • C. 

      He had read alot of books and seen a lot of movies about planes

    • D. 

      The pilot had let him take the controls for a few minutes in the rider.

    • E. 

      His father was a pilot

  • 11. 
    What was brains thoughts on the plane ride?
    • A. 

      Of his father business

    • B. 

      Of a girl he had a crush on

    • C. 

      About how he would miss his friends

    • D. 

      Of his parents divorce

    • E. 

      Of his baseball team

  • 12. 
    Where did brain decide was the best place to land the plane?
    • A. 

      On the lake

    • B. 

      On a mountain

    • C. 

      On a road

    • D. 

      In the trees

    • E. 

      In a fiels=d

  • 13. 
    What did brain see on a bike ride with his friend Terry?
    • A. 

      A moose

    • B. 

      A car accident

    • C. 

      His mother with a strange man with short blond hair

    • D. 

      A fight between his parents

    • E. 

      A mother and baby bear

  • 14. 
    What was the first food that brain finds in the woods?
    • A. 

      Fish

    • B. 

      Worms

    • C. 

      Snake

    • D. 

      Roots

    • E. 

      Berries

  • 15. 
    What kind of animal hurts brain
    • A. 

      A porcupine

    • B. 

      A wolf

    • C. 

      a bear

    • D. 

      a deer

    • E. 

      A snake

  • 16. 
    Who appears in brain's dream to show him how to make fire?
    • A. 

      His mother

    • B. 

      Terry

    • C. 

      His father

    • D. 

      The pilot

    • E. 

      His grandfather

  • 17. 
    What kind of eggs does brain find to eat
    • A. 

      Fish eggs

    • B. 

      Chicken eggs

    • C. 

      Snake eggs

    • D. 

      Dinosaur eggs

    • E. 

      Turtle eggs

  • 18. 
    What tol did brain have to reinvent?
    • A. 

      A bow and arrow

    • B. 

      A fishing rod

    • C. 

      A wheel

    • D. 

      a hammer

    • E. 

      A hatchet

  • 19. 
    Why does brain take four baths a day at a certain point?
    • A. 

      He was sprayed by a skunk

    • B. 

      He is bored

    • C. 

      He feels dirty out in the wilderness

    • D. 

      So his smell will not be detectable by bears

    • E. 

      Hoping he will catch a fish when he is out there

  • 20. 
    What was sticking out of the water after the big storm?
    • A. 

      Dead fish

    • B. 

      A dead deer

    • C. 

      Piece of brains shelter

    • D. 

      The hatchet

    • E. 

      The plane

  • 21. 
    What happened when brain was trying to cut into the side of the plane?
    • A. 

      His hatched broke

    • B. 

      He drowned

    • C. 

      He dropped his hatched

    • D. 

      The plane sank down to the bottom of the lake

    • E. 

      A plane spotted him

  • 22. 
    How did brain feel about the rifle he finds in the survival pack?
    • A. 

      He did not like it

    • B. 

      He thought it would be better for hunting than what he had been using

    • C. 

      He always wanted a rifle like that one

    • D. 

      He has the same rifle

    • E. 

      Brain does not like guns or knifes