A Walk Across America Test | Final Test - Easy

Peter Jenkins (travel author)
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What room does Peter stay in while at M.C.'s house?
(a) In the guest house.
(b) In the barn.
(c) In M.C.'s son's bedroom.
(d) In the tree house.

2. Where does Peter go to work while living in Murphy?
(a) The post office.
(b) A grocery store.
(c) The veneer mill.
(d) A pastry shop.

3. When Mary Oliver receives word of the threat, what does she tell her sons to do?
(a) Hide in the basement.
(b) Run away.
(c) Gather all of the guns in the house.
(d) Do not talk to Peter.

4. Where does Peter meet. M.C.?
(a) In a store while buying clothes.
(b) In a country store while writing a postcard.
(c) In a restaurant while eating meatloaf.
(d) In a bank while writing a check.

5. Why does Peter have the emotions he is feeling at the beginning of Chapter 19?
(a) Because he is enjoying his trip.
(b) Because he is sad his friend died.
(c) Because he is no longer poor.
(d) Because he is alone after being around family.

6. When Chapter 22 opens, where is Peter working?
(a) At a McDonalds.
(b) In a grocery store.
(c) At the Farm.
(d) At a mill.

7. At the end of Chapter 19, where is Peter headed?
(a) Texas.
(b) Murphy.
(c) North Carolina.
(d) The Farm.

8. Where does Peter bury Cooper?
(a) In the woods.
(b) In the backyard.
(c) At the Farm.
(d) By the river.

9. How do people treat Peter and Cooper at the Farm?
(a) They welcome him.
(b) They despise him.
(c) They fear him.
(d) They laugh at him.

10. At the end of Chapter 14 Peter receives his first pay check. How much is it?
(a) $85.50.
(b) $1000.25.
(c) $5.00.
(d) $500.00.

11. In Chapter 18, how do the black church members help the white church members?
(a) They pray for them.
(b) They give them shelter.
(c) They give the white church members food.
(d) They help rebuild the white church.

12. What does the Oliver family do to send Peter off in Chapter 18?
(a) They throw a feast.
(b) They pray for him.
(c) They build a pinata.
(d) Nothing.

13. In Chapter 26, what does M.C. pay Peter to do?
(a) Work on his farm.
(b) Mow his lawn.
(c) Work in his store.
(d) Clean his gutters.

14. Where have Peter and Cooper left at the start of Chapter 20?
(a) Florida.
(b) Tennesee.
(c) North Carolina.
(d) South Carolina.

15. At the end of Chapter 23, what does Peter decide to try and do?
(a) To meet Govenor Wallace.
(b) Call home.
(c) To meet the president.
(d) To try catfish.

Short Answer Questions

1. How does Cooper die?

2. In Chapter 19, Peter plans to travel to a location in Tennessee. How is this location described?

3. In Chapter 14, who is Preacher?

4. At the Farm Peter meets many people, why does Peter never meet Stephen Gaskin?

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

(see the answer keys)

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