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. While walking through the mountains Peter realizes something. What does he realize?
(a) That he won't discover America walking through the mountains. He needs to stick to the towns.
(b) That he left his wallet behind.
(c) That his journey is doomed for failure.
(d) That he should have carried more food.

2. What exciting event occurs at the start of Chapter 7?
(a) Peter's host threatens to kill him.
(b) Peter awakes and finds himself all alone.
(c) An avalanche.
(d) An earthquake.

3. Why is Peter's climb in the mountains such a challenge?
(a) The mountain has no path.
(b) The lack of sleep.
(c) Peter broke his leg.
(d) The weather and lack of nourishment.

4. In Chapter 4, Peter visits a place which will provide him equipment on his journey. What is this place?
(a) National Geographic.
(b) A bookstore.
(c) A grocery store.
(d) A camping store.

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

Short Answer Questions

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

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

3. In Chapter 5, how does the person that stops help Peter and Cooper?

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

5. In Chapter 8, Peter and Cooper find a place to stay. Where is it?

(see the answer key)

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