Hatchet

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Hatchet Quizzes & Trivia

Final exam on the novel "Hatchet"


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does Brian's mother give him when he departs on his trip?
    • A. 

      A compass

    • B. 

      Money

    • C. 

      A hatchet

    • D. 

      A hat

    • E. 

      A knife

  • 2. 
    What happens to the pilot?
    • A. 

      He jumps from the plane.

    • B. 

      He has a heart attack.

    • C. 

      He is blinded from a flash.

    • D. 

      He has a stroke.

    • E. 

      He gets food poisoning.

  • 3. 
    Brian makes his permanent shelter
    • A. 

      In a cave on the lake.

    • B. 

      In a cave far form the lake.

    • C. 

      Under a ledge at the bottom of the ridge.

    • D. 

      In a tree by the lake.

    • E. 

      In a ravine.

  • 4. 
    Brian initially finds berries by
    • A. 

      Following a bear cub.

    • B. 

      Tracking grouse.

    • C. 

      Listening for insects.

    • D. 

      Walking around aimlessly.

    • E. 

      Following birds.

  • 5. 
    What happens when a porcupine wanders into Brian's camp?
    • A. 

      The porcupine steals Brian's eggs.

    • B. 

      Brian runs away in fear.

    • C. 

      The porcupine stabs Brian with its quills.

    • D. 

      Brian throws a torch at the porcupine.

    • E. 

      The porcupine steals Brian's fish.

  • 6. 
    How does Brian finally make a fire?
    • A. 

      He uses his hatchet to make sparks.

    • B. 

      He uses his lighter.

    • C. 

      He uses a tree branch that is struck by lightning.

    • D. 

      He uses the matches from the survival kit.

    • E. 

      He rubs sticks together to create friction.

  • 7. 
    What kind of eggs does Brian find?
    • A. 

      Fish

    • B. 

      Bird

    • C. 

      Chicken

    • D. 

      Lizard

    • E. 

      Turtle

  • 8. 
    What does Brian use for a string in his bow?
    • A. 

      Dental floss

    • B. 

      Fishing line

    • C. 

      Shoestring

    • D. 

      Woven hair

    • E. 

      A strip of bark

  • 9. 
    Brian cannot fish until he realizes
    • A. 

      That he is too slow.

    • B. 

      That water bends light.

    • C. 

      That is bow is poorly assembled.

    • D. 

      That his motions scare the fish.

    • E. 

      That the fish need bait.

  • 10. 
    What is the "vital knowledge taht drives all creatures in the forest"?
    • A. 

      Shelter is important.

    • B. 

      Weather is unpredictable.

    • C. 

      Only the strong survive.

    • D. 

      Food is everything.

    • E. 

      Never turn your back to another creature.

  • 11. 
    What eats Brian's eggs?
    • A. 

      A skunk

    • B. 

      A turtle

    • C. 

      A porcupine

    • D. 

      A wolf

    • E. 

      A badger

  • 12. 
    What does Brian call the day that he first catches a foolbird?
    • A. 

      Meat Monday

    • B. 

      Bird Day

    • C. 

      First Meat

    • D. 

      Foul Fare

    • E. 

      Victory Day

  • 13. 
    How is Brian discovered?
    • A. 

      Brian uses a transmitter in the survival pack.

    • B. 

      Brian fires a flare at a passing plane.

    • C. 

      A pilot sees the smoke from Brian's campfire.

    • D. 

      Brian lights a bonfire on top of the ridge.

    • E. 

      A trapper accidentally lands on the lake.

  • 14. 
    At what time of the year is Brian rescued?
    • A. 

      Early summer

    • B. 

      Early spring

    • C. 

      Mid-winter

    • D. 

      Late spring

    • E. 

      Early autumn

  • 15. 
    Brian discovers that foolbirds are actually
    • A. 

      Wild turkeys

    • B. 

      Hens

    • C. 

      Ruffed grouse

    • D. 

      Pheasants

    • E. 

      Ducks