flesl.net paired story — multiple choice: 2-7 (Darlene Wagner)

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Multiple Choice Quiz for ‘Darlene Wagner’

instructions: put a circle around the best answer.

1. A few months after the attack on Darlene, the Ontario government passed a law

(a) that required anyone who owned a pit bull to keep it in the house

(b) that required anyone who owned a pit bull to take it to the police

(c) that required anyone who owned a pit bull to have it killed

(d) that required anyone who owned a pit bull to muzzle it in public

2. The owner of the dogs that attacked Darlene said that his dogs may have attacked

(a) because another letter carrier had sprayed them

(b) because one of them had recently been attacked by another dog

(c) because Darlene was moving too quickly

(d) because they were hungry

3. When the attack occurred, Darlene

(a) had just returned to work after having her first child

(b) was just starting work as a letter carrier

(c) had been delivering mail off and on for the past fifteen years

(d) was getting close to retirement

4. Darlene didn’t have her pepper spray ready as she climbed up the stairs because

(a) she didn’t know there were any dogs in the house

(b) she hadn’t noticed the screen door was open

(c) she’d forgotten she had it with her

(d) she wasn’t afraid of dogs

5. Some people criticize the Ontario government’s law against pit bulls by saying that

(a) there are other types of dogs that are more dangerous

(b) the problem is not pit bulls but the people who train them to be aggressive

(c) the law should also ban dogs that are partly pit bull

(d) the government has no right to make any type of dog illegal