A Walk Across America Quiz | Four Week Quiz A

Peter Jenkins (travel author)
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5-8.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why does Peter's host make this offer?
(a) He feels he is old and going to die soon.
(b) Peter's clothes were ruined in the avalanche.
(c) He wants Peter to eat.
(d) He thinks walking will take Peter too long.

2. Who is Cooper?
(a) Peter's wife.
(b) Peter's roommate.
(c) Peter's brother.
(d) Peter's dog, a half Alaskan Malamute.

3. What are Peter and Cooper woken up by in the morning at the end of Chapter 8?
(a) Children arriving.
(b) Nurses changing shifts.
(c) A singing choir.
(d) Fire alarms.

4. What is the weather like at the end of Chapter 8?
(a) Cold.
(b) Raining.
(c) Humid.
(d) Hot.

5. What historic event do we learn that Peter attended during his college years?
(a) The Tianamen Square protests.
(b) Vietnam.
(c) Lollapalooza.
(d) Woodstock.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is Peter's first reaction upon encountering the challenge in Chapter 5?

2. What injury does Cooper receive during the attack in Chapter 3?

3. What horrible event occurs to Cooper in Chapter 3?

4. While walking through the mountains Peter realizes something. What does he realize?

5. On what date do Peter and Cooper arrive at their first city destination?

(see the answer key)

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