How To Steal A Dog Chapters 1-7

10 Questions
Dog Quizzes & Trivia

The students will answer comprehension questions for Chapters 1-7 in How to Steal a Dog. Using information gained from reading the chapters, answer the following questions.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What question did Toby ask that Georgina did not think of?
    • A. 

      How much to set the reward for.

    • B. 

      Where they were going to hide the dog.

    • C. 

      When they should go do their laundry.

    • D. 

      How to play Rock-Paper-Scissors

  • 2. 
    What did Georgina think when she saw the dog door?
    • A. 

      They were short.

    • B. 

      These people were lazy.

    • C. 

      The owner's were gone a lot, but they still cared about their animal.

    • D. 

      The dog lived in the house by itself.

  • 3. 
    At the beginning of the story where did Toby, Georgina, and their mother live?
    • A. 

      They camped at the campground.

    • B. 

      With their grandmother.

    • C. 

      At the local McDonalds.

    • D. 

      In their car.

  • 4. 
    Mama worked how many jobs to support her family?
    • A. 

      Two.

    • B. 

      Three.

    • C. 

      None.

    • D. 

      One.

  • 5. 
    What did Georgina write in her spiral notebook?
    • A. 

      Her rules for finding a dog.

    • B. 

      A letter to her daddy.

    • C. 

      A description of her perfect home.

    • D. 

      The names of all her best friends.

  • 6. 
    What did Georgina's mother pray for each night.
    • A. 

      A stack of cash.

    • B. 

      A dog to use as a reward.

    • C. 

      Her husband to come back.

    • D. 

      A miracle.

  • 7. 
    What were some of the special things that Georgina kept in her plastic bag?
  • 8. 
    Why was Georgina convinced that Willy was the dog they should steal?
  • 9. 
    Match the vocabulary words to their meanings.
    • A. glum (p. 49)
    • A.
    • B. wailing (p. 43)
    • B.
    • C. temporary (p. 42)
    • C.
    • D. liable (p. 19)
    • D.
    • E. scrawled (p. 26)
    • E.
  • 10. 
    How much money did Georgina's daddy leave behind when he left his family? Check all that apply.
    • A. 

      3 rolls of quarters.

    • B. 

      A credit card that has no limit.

    • C. 

      A mayonnaise jar full of waded up dollar bills.

    • D. 

      Enough money for the family to live in their apartment forever.