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Have you ever read “The Call of the Wild? ”Jack London wrote this book, and it was published in 1903. It chronicles the story of a kind and loveable St. Bernard named Buck, who has adventures being trained as a sled dog for the Klondike region of Canada. The novel was set in 1897. This quiz will include you with Buck and his adventures.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The dogs stayed in town:

    • A.

      Seven days

    • B.

      Many months.

    • C.

      A few days.

    • D.

      One night.

    Correct Answer
    A. Seven days
    Explanation
    The dogs stayed in town for seven days. This means that they were present in the town for a week.

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  • 2. 

    When the dogs went out to sing at the moon:

    • A.

      The men were angry

    • B.

      Buck did not understand.

    • C.

      The fires went out.

    • D.

      Buck joined them.

    Correct Answer
    D. Buck joined them.
    Explanation
    When the dogs went out to sing at the moon, it means that the dogs howled or barked at the moon. In this context, "them" refers to the other dogs who went out to sing. Therefore, the correct answer is "Buck joined them," indicating that Buck also joined the other dogs in howling at the moon.

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  • 3. 

    Buck started making more trouble for Spitz.

    • A.

      Right after they left town.

    • B.

      While they were in town.

    • C.

      Before they got to town.

    • D.

      As soon as they made camp.

    Correct Answer
    A. Right after they left town.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "right after they left town" because the sentence states that Buck started making more trouble for Spitz immediately after they left town. The phrase "right after" indicates a direct and immediate sequence of events, suggesting that Buck's troublesome behavior began immediately after their departure from town.

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  • 4. 

    Buck was sure he was going to catch the rabbit because:

    • A.

      He was the first one to see it.

    • B.

      The other dogs were eating supper.

    • C.

      He ran faster than the others.

    • D.

      He tricked the other dogs into going the wrong way.

    Correct Answer
    C. He ran faster than the others.
    Explanation
    Buck believed he would catch the rabbit because he ran faster than the other dogs. This suggests that Buck has confidence in his speed and agility, giving him an advantage over the other dogs in the pursuit.

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  • 5. 

    Buck 

    • A.

      Used a plan to win the fight.

    • B.

      Was just as good as a fighter as Spitz.

    • C.

      Bit Spitz many times.

    • D.

      Let Spitz win the fight.

    Correct Answer
    A. Used a plan to win the fight.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "used a plan to win the fight." This can be inferred from the statement "Buck used a plan to win the fight." It suggests that Buck had a strategy or a plan in place to defeat his opponent in the fight.

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  • 6. 

    Spitz couldn't pull the sled because:

    • A.

      Buck chased him out of camp.

    • B.

      Buck broke his legs in the fight.

    • C.

      He was killed in the river.

    • D.

      He was sold.

    Correct Answer
    B. Buck broke his legs in the fight.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Buck broke his legs in the fight. This means that Spitz was unable to pull the sled because he physically could not do so due to his broken legs.

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  • 7. 

    Perrault and Francois did not think Buck should be first because:

    • A.

      They knew the other dogs wouldn't follow him.

    • B.

      They thought he wasn't strong enough.

    • C.

      They thought he was too difficult along with.

    • D.

      They thought he did not have enough experience.

    Correct Answer
    D. They thought he did not have enough experience.
    Explanation
    Perrault and Francois did not think Buck should be first because they believed he did not have enough experience. They likely felt that Buck lacked the necessary knowledge and skills to lead the other dogs effectively. This suggests that they considered experience to be an important factor in determining who should be in the first position.

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  • 8. 

    By the end of this story,

    • A.

      Buck had given into Spitz.

    • B.

      Spitz had gotten the best of Buck

    • C.

      Buck had taken his place in the new land.

    • D.

      Spitz showed he was way smarter than Buck.

    Correct Answer
    C. Buck had taken his place in the new land.
    Explanation
    The given answer, "Buck had taken his place in the new land," is the correct explanation because the previous statements imply that Buck had overcome the challenges presented by Spitz and established himself in the new territory. The phrase "Buck had given into Spitz" suggests that Buck initially faced a struggle against Spitz but eventually prevailed. Additionally, the statement "Spitz had gotten the best of Buck" indicates that Spitz had initially dominated Buck but was eventually surpassed. Thus, the answer accurately reflects Buck's successful integration into the new land.

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  • 9. 

    Another name for this story could be:

    • A.

      Buck Takes His Place.

    • B.

      The Rabbit Chase

    • C.

      Delivering Mail

    • D.

      Buck comes to town.

    Correct Answer
    A. Buck Takes His Place.
    Explanation
    The given correct answer, "Buck Takes His Place," suggests that the story revolves around a character named Buck who assumes a significant role or position. This title implies that Buck will likely undergo some sort of transformation or take on a new responsibility in the story. The other options, "The Rabbit Chase," "Delivering Mail," and "Buck comes to town," do not convey the same sense of character development or change as the chosen answer.

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  • 10. 

    This stoty is mainly about:

    • A.

      How Buck learns to cry like a wolf.

    • B.

      What good fighters Buck and Spitz became.

    • C.

      Fighting with wild dogs.

    • D.

      How Buck takes a stand.

    Correct Answer
    B. What good fighters Buck and Spitz became.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is what good fighters Buck and Spitz became. The story focuses on the development of Buck and Spitz as skilled fighters. It explores their rivalry and their transformation into dominant and powerful dogs in the wild. The narrative likely follows their journey and the challenges they face as they become formidable fighters.

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