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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through September 23-26 The Garden, September 27 Starting a Sugar Shack, October 1 The Foliage, October 3 The Rendevous, October 6 Cherry Hill Drive, October 7 Housemates, October 8 Moose, October 10 Home Chores, October 11-13, Flying Samaras and Consciousness.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In "Beginnings," the author tells us that he has what kind of contact with the outside world?
(a) A telephone in his bedroom.
(b) A walkie-talkie.
(c) A cell phone.
(d) A telephone in the neighbor's outhouse.
2. In "September 23-26 The Garden," what does the author find after waking up one morning?
(a) His vegetables have all flowered.
(b) The animals have eaten his remaining vegetables.
(c) The first frost has hit, killing all his remaining vegetables.
(d) A black bear is outside the cabin.
3. What have many forest creatures invaded in "October 7 Housemates"?
(a) The author's yard.
(b) The author's barn.
(c) The author's house.
(d) The author's outhouse.
4. What does "Adams Hill" describe?
(a) The land around the cabin and the family who first settled in the area.
(b) The author's family.
(c) A favorite sledding hill.
(d) A local cemetery.
5. The two men catch up on what has been going on in the area, including _____________ protest of a logging operation.
(a) An Audubon Society.
(b) A Sierra Club.
(c) A Green.
(d) An Earth First.
Short Answer Questions
1. In "Bedrock," the author gives a ___________ history of the region.
2. In "Late Summer Ramblings," the author writes about the changing of the seasons and the life cycle of ________.
3. The author observes a pair of swallows in a nest by his cabin and how quickly they move on with their lives when ____________.
4. "Scrap Lumber" describes the author's daily routine of ___________.
5. The author notes more evidence of the seasons changing in "August 14 Whispers of Fall." Who comes for a visit?
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