A Walk Across America Quiz | Eight Week Quiz B

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. Where did Peter grow up?
(a) On a lake.
(b) A farm.
(c) The city.
(d) The suburbs.

2. At the end of Chapter 5, Peter travels to a country store in what state?
(a) Florida.
(b) California.
(c) Virginia.
(d) Vermont.

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

4. Where are Peter and Cooper when Chapter 8 begins?
(a) Back in Washington.
(b) In Homer's house.
(c) In a shopping mall.
(d) Several towns away from Homer.

5. What type of person is Homer?
(a) Kind and gentle.
(b) Happy.
(c) Angry.
(d) Popular.

Short Answer Questions

1. How is Homer described?

2. What sub-culture do people think Peter is a member of?

3. In Chapter 2, who challenges Peter to start his journey?

4. In Chapter 7, what does Peter's host offer him?

5. What is Peter shocked to NOT find in West Virginia?

(see the answer key)

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