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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. The narrator likens the hunter in the Sierra Madres to what?
(a) Conquistadors.
(b) Soldiers.
(c) Monkeys.
(d) Bears.

2. What does the bus pass through, after it passes State College?
(a) More farmland.
(b) Chicago.
(c) Forest.
(d) Marsh area.

3. Why is the narrator given his first shotgun at an early age?
(a) To shoot rabbits.
(b) To learn how to shoot.
(c) To shoot squirrels.
(d) To shoot ducks.

4. The narrator feels that as everyone strives for safety, prosperity and comfort, life becomes what?
(a) Predictable.
(b) Exciting.
(c) Dull.
(d) Easier.

5. The narrator believes that conservation is the state of harmony between the land and what?
(a) Plants.
(b) Animals.
(c) Man.
(d) Nature.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is the numeon of the Sierra Madre?

2. In the summer, the weather on White Mountain is unpredictable because of what?

3. According to the narrator, wilderness for recreation is extremely what?

4. What is one of the main birds that makes the marshland its home, as the marshes are moving northward to Canada?

5. What kind of tree does the State College want the farmers to plant?

Short Essay Questions

1. Why does the narrator find that the sand farms aren't as poor as people think?

2. According to the narrator, what is the numenon and what is its opposite?

3. What is the best way to manage national parks according to the narrator?

4. According to the narrator, what are two problems that humans face with regards to the wilderness?

5. According to the narrator, why do people not go to Escudillo?

6. What does the narrator consider to be part of the tragedy of the extinction of the passenger pigeon?

7. According to the narrator, what do people need to do who are a part of recreational development?

8. How does peoples' ability to enjoy nature begin?

9. Why does the State College want farmers to plant Chinese elms rather than cottonwoods?

10. What are the three different values listed by the narrator that people have when it comes to nature?

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