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Call of the Wild Quizzes

by Jack London

Call of the Wild Quiz 1

1. The main character Buck is a

  • St. Bernard
  • Poodle
  • Mixed breed
  • German shepherd

2. In what part of California does Buck originally live?

  • San Francisco
  • Los Angeles
  • Santa Clara Valley
  • San Diego

3. Buck's kidnapper Manuel is a

  • Garden helper
  • Saloon-keeper
  • Stable boy
  • Truck driver

4. Why is Buck kidnapped?

  • The gold rush in the Yukon
  • both The gold rush in the Yukon and Manuel needs money to support his gambling habit
  • Manuel needs money to support his gambling habit
  • None of the above

5. Buck's original owner is a

  • Doctor
  • Lawyer
  • Politician
  • Judge

6. The man who first beats Buck with a club is identified by his

  • Red hat
  • Blue scarf
  • Green sweater
  • Red sweater

7. When Buck arrives in the Yukon, he is puzzled by the weather, having never seen

  • Hail
  • Rain
  • Snow
  • Lightening

8. ________, a good-natured Newfoundland, is purchased along with Buck.

  • Dolly
  • Curly
  • Joe
  • Billie

9. Francois and Perrault are

  • French agents of the Canadian government
  • Dog trainers from Alaska
  • Gold diggers from California
  • None of the above

10. Buck's dogsled team is commissioned to carry

  • Mail
  • Food
  • Weapons
  • Water

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