Do You Know Jack? ( Jack Russells That Is!)

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Do You Know Jack? ( Jack Russells That Is!) - Quiz

How much do you know about the feisty dog breed known as the jack russell terrier?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What country do Jack Russells originate?

    • A.

      Sweden

    • B.

      France

    • C.

      England

    • D.

      Australia

    • E.

      Wales

    Correct Answer
    C. England
    Explanation
    Jack Russells originate from England. This breed of small, energetic terriers was developed in the 19th century by an English clergyman named Rev. John Russell. He wanted a hunting dog that could work alongside foxhounds, and thus the Jack Russell Terrier was bred. These dogs were used for hunting foxes and other small game, and their popularity spread throughout England and eventually worldwide. Their name is derived from their creator, Rev. John Russell, and they are known for their intelligence, agility, and lively personality.

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  • 2. 

    What job were Jack Russells bred to do?

    • A.

      Herd sheep

    • B.

      Be cute, cuddly lap dogs

    • C.

      Hunt

    • D.

      Guard

    • E.

      Lay around and do nothing all day

    Correct Answer
    C. Hunt
    Explanation
    Jack Russells were bred to hunt. This breed was specifically developed for hunting foxes and other small game. They have a strong prey drive, high energy levels, and a fearless nature, making them excellent hunters. Their small size and agility allow them to navigate through tight spaces and burrows to chase and catch their prey. Jack Russells are known for their hunting instincts and are still used for hunting purposes today.

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  • 3. 

    Which is not the name of a famous Jack Russell?

    • A.

      Milo

    • B.

      Eddie

    • C.

      Skip

    • D.

      Shiloh

    • E.

      Wishbone

    Correct Answer
    D. Shiloh
    Explanation
    Shiloh is not the name of a famous Jack Russell. The other options, Milo, Eddie, Skip, and Wishbone, are all well-known names of Jack Russells. However, Shiloh does not have the same level of recognition as the others.

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  • 4. 

    How much does the typical Jack Russell weigh?

    • A.

      Between 12-16 lbs

    • B.

      Between 8-10 lbs

    • C.

      Between 17- 20 lbs

    • D.

      Between 5-7 lbs

    • E.

      Between 21- 25 lbs

    Correct Answer
    A. Between 12-16 lbs
    Explanation
    The typical weight range for a Jack Russell is between 12-16 lbs. This means that most Jack Russells will weigh within this range, with some individuals potentially weighing slightly less or slightly more.

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  • 5. 

    What is not a word you would use to describe a typical Jack Russell?

    • A.

      Energetic

    • B.

      Friendly

    • C.

      Alert

    • D.

      Feisty

    • E.

      Calm

    Correct Answer
    E. Calm
    Explanation
    A Jack Russell is typically known for being energetic, friendly, alert, and feisty. However, calm is not a word that is typically associated with this breed. Jack Russells are known for their high energy levels and can be quite active and lively. They are also known for their friendly and alert nature, always ready for adventure. Additionally, they can be feisty and have a strong personality. Therefore, calm does not fit the typical description of a Jack Russell.

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  • 6. 

    What is the name of Jim Carey's dog in the movie "The Mask"

    • A.

      Skippy

    • B.

      Milo

    • C.

      Eddie

    • D.

      Charlie

    • E.

      Sparky

    Correct Answer
    B. Milo
    Explanation
    In the movie "The Mask," Jim Carey's character does indeed have a dog named Milo. This is evident throughout the film as Milo frequently appears alongside Jim Carey's character, providing comedic relief and adding to the overall storyline. Therefore, Milo is the correct answer to the question.

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  • 7. 

    True or false: Jack Russell Terriers love to bark, run, and dig

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Jack Russell Terriers are known for their high energy levels and active nature. They have a strong instinct to bark, run, and dig, which is characteristic of their breed. This behavior is often seen as a form of exercise and mental stimulation for them. Therefore, it can be concluded that Jack Russell Terriers do indeed love to bark, run, and dig, making the answer "true."

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  • 8. 

    True or false: Jack Russells don't shed very much

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Jack Russells are known to be moderate to heavy shedders. They have a short, dense coat that requires regular brushing to control shedding. Therefore, the statement that Jack Russells don't shed very much is false.

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  • 9. 

    What is the typical life span of a Jack Russell?

    • A.

      6-8 years

    • B.

      9-12 years

    • C.

      13- 15 years

    • D.

      15- 18 years

    Correct Answer
    C. 13- 15 years
    Explanation
    The typical life span of a Jack Russell is 13-15 years. This means that on average, Jack Russells live for around 13-15 years.

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  • 10. 

    What is the name of the man who originally started breeding Jack Russells?

    • A.

      John Russell

    • B.

      Eddie Russell

    • C.

      James Russell

    • D.

      Henry Russell

    • E.

      Patrick Russell

    Correct Answer
    A. John Russell
    Explanation
    John Russell is the correct answer because he is the man who originally started breeding Jack Russells. He is credited with developing the breed in the 19th century in England. The Jack Russell Terrier, named after him, was bred for hunting purposes and is known for its energy, intelligence, and agility. John Russell's dedication to breeding these dogs has made them popular worldwide.

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