Mr. Fox
The Farmers
The Tunnel
Vocabulary
Miscellaneous
100
How many children do Mr. and Mrs. Fox have?

Four

100

Which farmer is as skinny as a pencil?

Bean

100

Who stayed behind when the rest of the family went digging for food?

Mrs. Fox

100

What does twitch mean?

A short, sudden movement.  Like a fox's ear.

100

Why did the farmers want to catch Mr. Fox?

Mr. Fox was stealing food from their farms.

200

Where do the Fox family live?

In the woods, in a hole under a huge tree

200

Which farmer was a chicken farmer?

Boggis

200

Where did the foxes eat their first meal?

In the tunnel

200

What does lurking mean?

To move in a sly way or hidden manner.

200

How many animals were at the feast?

29 animals

300

Why did Mr. Fox tell his smallest son that he was kind?

The youngest fox remembers to get carrots for the Rabbit family

300

Which farmer looked like a dwarf?

Bunce

300

Why did all the other animals get trapped underground?

They were all to scared to leave their underground homes because it was too dangerous.  They could get shot by the farmers too.

300

What word means to breath very heavy like after exercise?

Panting

300

What were the farmers doing at the end of the story?

Still waiting for Mr. Fox!

400

How did Mr. Fox know that the farmers were still waiting even after all the digging wad done?

Mr. Bean smelled bad even from far away.

400

What machine do the farmers use?

Tractors with Mechanical shovels

400

How many days did the fox family wait in the tunnel?

three days and three nights

400

What does ravenous mean?

To be extremely hungry

400

What was Mr. Fox's plan to keep everyone safe at the end of the book?

To never go out again to get food and to live underground forever.  Mr. Fox will get food for all the animals by shopping at the three different storehouses.

500

Why do you think Mr. Fox is Fantastic?

Mr. Fox is fantastic because....

500

Why can't Bean hear?

Bean never took a bath.

His ears were clogged with wax, chewing gum, and dead flies.

500

Who was invited to the feast?

The Badgers, the Moles, the Rabbits and the Weasels.

500

What word means a brief flash of light? Like a shiny piece of metal?

Glint

500
Why did Badger start to worry in the tunnel?

Badger was worried that they were robbing from the farmers.  Mr. Fox said it was to feed their family. 

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