Where The Red Fern Grows Novel Quiz! Trivia

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Where The Red Fern Grows Novel Quiz! Trivia

Have you ever perused the story, “Where the red fern grows? ” Do you think you can pass this quiz? It is a 1961 children’s model by Wilson Rawls. The tale is about a boy who buys two hunting dogs. Billy Colman is the fictional character who wants a pair of Redbone Coonhounds for hunting. Take this quiz and learn more about “Where the red fern grows. ”


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Describe what the author means by "it was just an ordinary day" in Chapter 1.
    • A. 

      It was a boring day.

    • B. 

      It was an uneventful day.

    • C. 

      It was a school day.

  • 2. 
    What happened on the ordinary day that made it eventful?
    • A. 

      It poured rain.

    • B. 

      There was a dog fight.

    • C. 

      The author went to the zoo.

    • D. 

      The author took his dog to the vet.

  • 3. 
    Where did Billy live and in what time period?
    • A. 

      Kentucky, during the 1800's

    • B. 

      The Ozark Mountains during the Depression

    • C. 

      Ohio, during the WWII

    • D. 

      Oklahoma, during the 1900's

  • 4. 
    What kind of "sick" was Billy?
    • A. 

      He had cerebral palsey.

    • B. 

      He had the flu.

    • C. 

      He was love sick.

    • D. 

      He was dog sick.

  • 5. 
    What kind of dogs did Billy want?
    • A. 

      Bulldogs

    • B. 

      Blue-tick hounds

    • C. 

      Sheep herding dogs

    • D. 

      Redbone coon dogs

  • 6. 
    How much money did Billy need to save in order to get the dogs?
    • A. 

      $25.00

    • B. 

      $125.00

    • C. 

      $50.00

    • D. 

      $100.00

  • 7. 
    Why did Billy's mother get rights to the land they farmed?
    • A. 

      She inherited it from her parents.

    • B. 

      She won it in a lottery.

    • C. 

      It was given to her by the government because she was part Cherokee.

    • D. 

      She saved all of her money to get it.

  • 8. 
    Billy saved his money in a _______________ can.
  • 9. 
    Billy needed to travel to __________________ to pick up the pups.
  • 10. 
    Billy saw his _________________ for the first time when he went into town.
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