A Walk Across America Quiz | Eight Week Quiz G

Peter Jenkins (travel author)
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 27-30.

Multiple Choice Questions

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

2. How does Peter react to offer of a free meal?
(a) Angry.
(b) Sad.
(c) Laughs.
(d) Surprised.

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

4. In Chapter 24, a pickup truck pulls over to Peter. Who is driving the truck?
(a) A drunk man.
(b) Peter's dad.
(c) An old man.
(d) A young woman.

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

Short Answer Questions

1. In Chapter 4, Peter visits a location which provides him materials for him trip. What does the place provide him with?

2. In Chapter 18, how do the black church members help the white church members?

3. In Chapter 13, what must Peter do in order to live with the Oliver family?

4. Why is Peter's climb in the mountains such a challenge?

5. At the end of Chapter 25, Peter goes to a restaurant and meets a black man. Where did the black man send his children to school?

(see the answer key)

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