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(In call of the wild)

What does the phrase "The dominant primordial beast was strong in Buck" mean?

A. Buck was eager to fight his rival.
B. Buck followed his deepest instincts.
C. Buck gained physical strength.

I think A

asked by Spn
  1. No.

    What does primordial mean?

    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. " existing at or from the beginning of time; primeval "

    posted by Spn
  3. So maybe B? Because his instincts were there from the beginning, Because later on in the chapter he fights his rival but he also talks about instincts

    posted by Spn
  4. Yes, B.
    Primordial also means primitive.

    http://www.thesaurus.com/browse/primordial?s=t

    posted by Ms. Sue
  5. Thanks Ms.Sue!

    posted by Spn
  6. You're welcome, Spn.

    posted by Ms. Sue
  7. thanks :)

    posted by yall goofy

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