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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The narrator discusses the travel of what through time?
(a) A bird.
(b) An annimal.
(c) An atom.
(d) A tree.
2. The narrator says that professors serve what?
(b) Their universities.
(c) The environment.
(d) The wilderness.
3. When too many people want the same trophies, what component of the trophy does this mass use problem decrease?
(a) The origin.
(b) The style.
(c) The color.
(d) The quality.
4. What is one of the main birds that makes the marshland its home, as the marshes are moving northward to Canada?
(a) The sandwort.
(b) The grouse.
(c) The grebe.
(d) The spotted warbler.
5. The top of the White Mountain is originally only accessible to whom?
6. According to the narrator, wilderness for recreation is extremely what?
(d) Needed by people.
7. According to the narrator, how many different components of the recreational process are there?
8. What governmental district does the bus pass through?
(a) State Conservation District.
(b) Red River Soil Conservation District.
(c) Iowa County Conservation District.
(d) Green River Soil Conservation District.
9. What sport does the narrator think is very corrupt?
(a) Deer hunting.
(b) Duck hunting.
(d) Fox hunting.
10. When the narrator finds the air hole in the frozen lake, what animal does he know comes?
(a) A duck.
(b) A deer.
(d) A rabbit.
11. According to the narrator in Chapter 14, what is the purpose of the farms they are passing by?
(a) To make money.
(b) To grow food.
(c) To preserve a way of life.
(d) To preserve the land.
12. Who does the narrator think is the only one who listens to the wolf's howl objectively?
(a) The hunter.
(b) The deer.
(c) The White Mountain.
(d) The farmer.
13. According to the narrator, what are people not able to successfully control?
(c) The health of the land.
(d) The growth of invasive species.
14. To the superficial eye, the Gavilan region is hard, stony and full of what?
(c) Cliffs and slopes.
15. According to the narrator, too much safety in our lives means what in the long run?
(a) More predictability.
(c) Loss of excitement.
(d) Less prosperity.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many values does the narrator say that people have when it comes to nature?
2. The narrator feels that as everyone strives for safety, prosperity and comfort, life becomes what?
3. According to the narrator in Chapter 17, what is accepted as a necessary evil in the northwestern foothills?
4. What does the bus pass through, after it passes State College?
5. What are the fastest shrinking wilderness areas?
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