This 3 page, 25 question, scantron-ready quiz follows the story in chronological order, includes quotations in the questions, and assesses comprehension. Here are 2 sample questions:
6. The man dismisses the old timer's warning and also the apprehension of the husky, a "proper wolf dog," an animal naturally suited to the raw, severe and unforgiving elements of the Canadian wild. The man's attitude is arrogant, but also _______, because he is a chechaquo, a newcomer, and he has no idea what he will face in the hours ahead, traveling alone.
a. conceited b. optimistic c. unassuming d. naive
8. The setting for this story is in the Yukon, a territory in northwestern Canada, east of Alaska. London depicts the vast expanse of this area: "five hundred miles to the Chilcoot Pass, still on to the north a thousand miles to Nulato, and finally to St. Michael on the Bering Sea, a thousand miles and half a thousand more." The effect of cataloging the distances in terms of miles gives a sense of ______.
a. wonder b. isolation c. glory d. determination
Two answer KEYS are provided, in case you don't have scantron.