A Walk Across America Quiz | Eight Week Quiz F

Peter Jenkins (travel author)
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 23-26.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. At the Farm Peter meets many people, why does Peter never meet Stephen Gaskin?
(a) Peter has no time to meet Stephen.
(b) No one can meet Stephen.
(c) Stephen does not want to meet Peter.
(d) Stephen is in jail.

2. How long do Peter and Cooper stay with Homer?
(a) Twenty days.
(b) A few nights.
(c) A month.
(d) A year.

3. What gift does Peter give the Oliver family at the end of Chapter 17?
(a) A new car.
(b) Two cows.
(c) Wood to build pig pens.
(d) A hundred dollars.

4. How do the bootleggers threaten the Oliver family in Chapter 15?
(a) They threaten to turn the Oliver family into the police.
(b) They will murder the Oliver family.
(c) They tell Mr. Oliver if he doesn't ask Peter to leave, they will kill Peter and Cooper.
(d) They will burn the Oliver home down.

5. Why does M.C. startle Peter?
(a) He sneaks up behind him and shouts, "Boo!"
(b) M.C. looks like Peter's father.
(c) He is carrying a pistol.
(d) M.C. is a beautiful woman.

Short Answer Questions

1. What are Peter and Cooper woken up by in the morning at the end of Chapter 8?

2. At the start of Chapter 24, whom does Peter call?

3. What does Peter want from Governor Wallace?

4. How does Peter feel when he leaves M.C's place?

5. Why do the bootleggers dislike Peter?

(see the answer key)

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