A Walk Across America Quiz | Eight 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 1-4.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What sub-culture do people think Peter is a member of?
(a) Alternative culture.
(b) Hippie culture.
(c) Beatnik culture.
(d) Jazz culture.

2. What city do Peter and Cooper arrive in at the end of Chapter 3?
(a) New York, New York.
(b) Portland, Maine.
(c) Washington, DC.
(d) Hartford, Connecticut .

3. On what date do Peter and Cooper arrive at their first city destination?
(a) January 12, 1980.
(b) September 5, 1973
(c) October 30, 1973
(d) February 15, 1975.

4. When does Peter reach Washington, DC?
(a) Sixteen days after he starts.
(b) Ten days later than expected.
(c) Never.
(d) Two days after he starts.

5. What world event is occurring during the book?
(a) The Gulf War.
(b) The Vietnam War.
(c) The Cold War.
(d) World War I.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where are Peter and Cooper when Chapter 1 begins?

2. In Chapter 2, we learn Peter married while in College. Whom did he marry?

3. In Chapter 4, who comes to see Peter off on his journey?

4. Who joins Peter on his trip?

5. Who is Cooper?

(see the answer key)

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