Island Of The Blue Dolphins Chapter 17 Test

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 1089

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Island Of The Blue Dolphins Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Karana decides not to kill the other dogs fighting with Rontu.  Why?
    • A. 

      She knows that if he does not defeat them, they will keep coming back.

    • B. 

      She is afraid she will miss with the shot.

    • C. 

      She believes they will turn and attack her

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    On rainy days Karana enjoys
    • A. 

      Making herself clothes

    • B. 

      Gathering seeds and berries

    • C. 

      Cooking

    • D. 

      Playing fetch with Rontu

  • 3. 
    Karana knew it was spring because
    • A. 

      The Aleuts returned

    • B. 

      The sea elephants were playing in the surf

    • C. 

      The birds returned

    • D. 

      The sun was shining

  • 4. 
    Karana made the spear to kill the devilfish in the
    • A. 

      Summer

    • B. 

      Winter

    • C. 

      Spring

    • D. 

      Fall

  • 5. 
    Why did Rontu fight the other dogs on the side of the cliff?
    • A. 

      The other dogs trapped him there

    • B. 

      He could escape down the side of the cliff

    • C. 

      He did not plan it, it just happened

    • D. 

      It was the best location because they could not surround him

  • 6. 
    Why did the other dogs want to fight Rontu?
    • A. 

      They each wanted to become the leader

    • B. 

      They felt he had betrayed the pack

    • C. 

      They didn't want to fight, Rontu did

    • D. 

      They were fighting over food

  • 7. 
    In the fight Rontu
    • A. 

      Killed the first dog

    • B. 

      Broke the legs of both dogs

    • C. 

      Was critically injured

    • D. 

      Out smarted the other dogs

  • 8. 
    When Rontu won the fight he
    • A. 

      He waited for the other dogs to leave before he got up

    • B. 

      Went right over to Karana and nudged her

    • C. 

      Walked to the top of the mound and gave a long howl

    • D. 

      Got up and went back to the house where he and Karana live

  • 9. 
    The other dogs watching the fight were
    • A. 

      Waiting to fight the winner

    • B. 

      Simply watching out of curiosity

    • C. 

      Wanted to have a good meal of the loser

    • D. 

      Did not watch the fight, but Karana

  • 10. 
    The dogs divided into two packs after the fight because
    • A. 

      They felt they could better survive

    • B. 

      They ended up with two new leaders, not one

    • C. 

      They wanted to live on different parts of the island

    • D. 

      None of the above

Back to Top Back to top