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To Build a Fire

To Build a Fire

by Jack London

To Build a Fire: For the Nit-Pickers True or False

1. The man begins the story seventy miles south of what Yukon town?Whitehorse
2. What is the only person's name mentioned in the story?Guy
3. In what context is the name Bud brought up?The man wishes he had a nose strap like his friend.
4. At what exact time "to the minute" does the man arrive at the forks of Henderson Creek?Twelve-thirty
5. What kind of tree dumps snow (and blots out) the man's second fire?Spruce

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