Pax

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Pax

By Sara Pennypacker


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How did Peter feel about living with his grandfather at the beginning of the story?
    • A. 

      He felt his grandfather was always angry and didn't want him there.

    • B. 

      He loved living with his grandfather and couldn't wait to go there.

    • C. 

      He enjoyed playing chess with his grandfather each night.

    • D. 

      He liked the conversations they had each evening.

  • 2. 
    When they first met, why was Bristle unfriendly to Pax?
    • A. 

      Pax smelled like human.

    • B. 

      Bristle thought Pax wanted to eat the wood rat she killed.

    • C. 

      Bristle didn't like any other foxes.

    • D. 

      She wanted to groom Runt when Pax was playing with him.

  • 3. 
    What was wrong with Vola?
    • A. 

      One of her legs had been amputated

    • B. 

      One of her arms had been amputated

    • C. 

      She was missing her teeth

    • D. 

      She was lost in the woods

  • 4. 
    What did Runt bring to Pax when he was hungry?
    • A. 

      Quail eggs

    • B. 

      A mouse

    • C. 

      A groundhog

    • D. 

      A jar of peanut butter

  • 5. 
    What did Peter and Vola call the cards on the wall that shared wisdom?
    • A. 

      Philosophy Bingo Cards

    • B. 

      A Message a Day

    • C. 

      Words to Live By

    • D. 

      Psychology Trivia

  • 6. 
    Why did Vola want to reenact "The Seven Voyages of Sinbad" with her puppets?
    • A. 

      She had found the book in the pocket of the man she killed in the war.

    • B. 

      Her grandfather had asked her to do it before he died.

    • C. 

      She thought that Peter would be entertained by it.

    • D. 

      It had been her favorite book since she was a child.

  • 7. 
    What happened to Runt in the explosion of wires?
    • A. 

      He lost a hind leg.

    • B. 

      He was killed.

    • C. 

      He ran away in terror and got lost forever.

    • D. 

      He lost his sense of smell.

  • 8. 
    What did Peter's father see Pax stealing from the army tent?
    • A. 

      A jar of peanut butter

    • B. 

      Bacon from the counter top

    • C. 

      A ham that was hanging from a hook

    • D. 

      A large steak from the fire

  • 9. 
    What did Peter learn about his dad from the newspaper article he saw at Vola's house?
    • A. 

      His dad must have known that the war was going to be in the area where they left Pax.

    • B. 

      His dad was engaged to be married.

    • C. 

      His dad had been trying to sell Pax to a zoo.

    • D. 

      His dad was really an enemy spy.

  • 10. 
    What was the third promise Vola made Peter to get him to stay an extra night?
    • A. 

      To go to the library twice a week to teach kids to use the marionettes

    • B. 

      To ride the bus with Peter to the battle ground

    • C. 

      To call Peter's grandfather before he got on the bus

    • D. 

      To go to the local school to become a substitute teacher