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What was the problem in the dog of Pompeii?
Conflict. The Conflict is character vs Nature because of the earthquake/volcano.
What will happen to the blind boy Tito and his dog bimbo who live on the streets of Pompeii?
At noon, no matter where they happened to be, Bimbo would put his paw on Tito’s knee and the two of them would return to the inner gate. Tito would curl up in the corner (almost like a dog) and go to sleep, while Bimbo, looking quite important (almost like a boy), would disappear again.
Why does Bimbo the dog leave to alone three times a day?
Why does Bimbo leave Tito alone three times a day? He leaves to find food. Where do the people of Pompeii go for safety?
What is the genre of the dog of Pompeii?
The genre is historical fiction, a story that contains characters invented by the author and is based on historical facts or events.
What do Bimbo’s last actions tell you about him?
What do Bimbo’s last actions tell you about him? He is thinking of Tito at the end. He is afraid to swim. He was trying to save other people.
Why didn’t Bimbo run away when Mount Vesuvius erupted?
Bimbo didn’t have “sense enough to run away” when Mount Vesuvius erupted because he was just a dog and didn’t realize what was happening. Bimbo didn’t have “sense enough to run away” when Mount Vesuvius erupted because he could not hear his owner calling for him and thought that his owner had died.
Is the dog of Pompeii a true story?
The Dog of Pompeii is a fictional story. However, Louis Untermeyer includes real people, places, and events to help bring his story to life.
What happens to Tito at the end of the story?
Tito sails away on a boat, but Bimbo dies in Pompeii. His dog helps him survive as a blind boy without a family in ancient Pompeii.
What is the conclusion of the Dog of Pompeii?
Describe the conclusion: Bimbo goes back to the bakery for a cake, but he dies in the bakery. Tito, a blind orphan, lives with his dog Bimbo, under the city wall.
Is the Dog of Pompeii a true story?
Are Pompeii bodies real?
Pompeii now contains the bodies of more than 100 people preserved as plaster casts. This isn’t the first impressive find made at the villa: In 2018, archaeologists unearthed the preserved remains of three horses, still saddled and harnessed as if ready to depart at a moment’s notice.
Why was the ancient dog of Pompeii found with a raisin cake in its mouth?
According to the story, why was the ancient dog of Pompeii found with a raisin cake in its mouth? His dog helps him survive as a blind boy without a family in ancient Pompeii.