Alberta Conservation & Hunter Education Program Student Exam Review

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Practise Hunter Exam. Designed by Logan Day


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When hunting on private land, and you find an open gate what should you do?
    • A. 

      Close it, just to be safe.

    • B. 

      Notify the farmer and leave the gate how it is.

  • 2. 
    What should hunters do to help non-hunters understand and appreciate hunting more? 
    • A. 

      Tell them it'll be fun.

    • B. 

      Respect said owners property, and rights of others while hunting.

    • C. 

      Question their opinion on hunting.

    • D. 

      Insult their opinion on hunting.

  • 3. 
    What should you do if you see someone break a fish and wildlife law?
    • A. 

      Tell them to stop and remind them of the law.

    • B. 

      Report to RCMP

  • 4. 
    In what way does an echical hunter hunt on public land where other hunters and non-hunters are present?
    • A. 

      Make sure to have a clear shot of your animal, with no one else in your line of fire

    • B. 

      Ask them politely to leave

    • C. 

      Go hunt somewhere else where you will be left alone.

    • D. 

      Wait for them to leave

  • 5. 
    If a hunter gets into a disagreement with other hunters, what will he or she do?
    • A. 

      Keep arguing until they accept the fact you're correct and they are not.

    • B. 

      Ignore the problem and continue on your hunt

    • C. 

      Intimidate them with a firearm

    • D. 

      Come up with a compromise.

  • 6. 
    What should an ethical hunter do if he or she doesn't have an oppurtunity to bag any game?
  • 7. 
    If you are an ethical hunter who respects wildlife, what things shouldn't you do? 
    • A. 

      Litter

    • B. 

      Tresspass

    • C. 

      Shoot near houses

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    When you are out hunting with dogs, it is very important that you keep them ________________ at all times. 
  • 9. 
    By law, what should a hunter do if he or she mistakenly shoots a protected animal? 
    • A. 

      Leave it

    • B. 

      Cover it up

    • C. 

      Take the meat and dump the body

    • D. 

      Report it to a game warden.

  • 10. 
    A deer disapears into the bushes. You should shoot at it only when ______________________________. 
  • 11. 
    When you come upon private property or a grazing lease that you would like to hunt on, you should only enter after recieving ______________________________.
  • 12. 
    After you recieve the land-owners permission to hunt on his or her property, the sportsman should ________________________________. 
  • 13. 
    A hunter has shot at a moose. After the shot, the animal disappears into the trees. What should the hunter do first? 
    • A. 

      Chase after it.

    • B. 

      Keep shooting until it drops

    • C. 

      Check for areas of blood.

    • D. 

      Leave the area because the animal ran away.

  • 14. 
    An ethical hunter will always advice someone where he or she will be hunting and for how long. True or false? Why? 
    • A. 

      True, because they know where to look if said hunter goes missing.

    • B. 

      False, so other people don't mistakenly walk into the area where you're shooting at.

  • 15. 
  • 16. 
    Define carrying capacity. 
  • 17. 
    Wildlife survival depends primarily upon what major ingredient? 
  • 18. 
    What would be the best method to increase wildlife number in an area?
    • A. 

      Stop hunting.

    • B. 

      Improve the habitat

    • C. 

      B

    • D. 

      A and B

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      People

    • B. 

      Wildlife Food

    • C. 

      Habitat

    • D. 

      Wildlife

  • 20. 
    From management point of view, why are hunting seasons held in the fall?
    • A. 

      That's when the best weather is.

    • B. 

      The day ends sooner

    • C. 

      Wildlife population is at its highest

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 21. 
    Sport hunting has proven itself to be what type of tool? 
    • A. 

      Economical

    • B. 

      Technological

    • C. 

      Psychological

  • 22. 
    What principle is wildlife conservation based on?
    • A. 

      Planned Management

    • B. 

      Wise use of wildlife

    • C. 

      A

    • D. 

      A and B

  • 23. 
    What is the most used part of wildlife habitat?
  • 24. 
    Why do we have more game now than in the early 1900's? 
    • A. 

      Less hunting

    • B. 

      Ammunition and guns cost less

    • C. 

      Wildlife management

    • D. 

      Gun laws

  • 25. 
    List some practises of an ethical hunter. 
    • A. 

      Ensure a quick, and clean kill.

    • B. 

      Ask for permission.

    • C. 

      Shoot when you have a clear shot.

    • D. 

      Do not litter.

    • E. 

      All of the above.

  • 26. 
    Why can many animals be hunted without harming the breeding population? 
    • A. 

      Wildlife management.

    • B. 

      You are only allowed 5 kills per day.

    • C. 

      Most wildlife have high birth/death rates.

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 27. 
    As the survival rate of a breeding population increases, the survival rate of its oppspring over a period of 5 years will ______________________________. 
    • A. 

      Increase

    • B. 

      Decrease

    • C. 

      Stay the same

  • 28. 
    Inventories and counts of animal populations are done because they add up the number of animals to establish bag limits. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    Habitat is the soil, water, and plants that support wildlife. In order for wildlife to do well, changes in habitat must be _____________________________. 
    • A. 

      Planned

    • B. 

      Watched Carefully

    • C. 

      Ignored and let nature do its job

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      A & B

  • 30. 
    If hunting was banned completely, the animal population would drastically increase, over 5 years then decrease. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 31. 
    Game animals are a natural resource that may benefit from hunting. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 32. 
  • 33. 
    What upland game bird may be heard "drumming" during mating season? 
    • A. 

      Ruffed Grouse

    • B. 

      Blue Grouse

    • C. 

      Sage grouse

    • D. 

      Canadian Geese

  • 34. 
    Explain the differences between native and non-native game birds.
  • 35. 
    List 4 species of native birds. 
    • A. 

      Turkey

    • B. 

      Pheasent

    • C. 

      Grey patridge

    • D. 

      Sage Grouse

    • E. 

      Sharp tailed grouse

    • F. 

      Blue tailed grouse

    • G. 

      Ruffed grouse

  • 36.