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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9, August, Harvest of the Wilderness.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. If one did not have a compass, what was suggested one could use?
(a) The wind and clouds.
(b) The wind and sun.
(c) The sun and rocks.
(d) The clouds and rocks.
2. How much flour was recommended could be substituted per each loaf of bread taken for a week's venture?
(b) 1/4 lbs.
(c) 1/3 lbs.
(d) 1/2 lbs.
3. Jim noted many changes in the ways the Indians lived during the 30 years he had known them, except that most still did what?
(a) Wore moccasins year-round.
(b) Maintained respect for all things in nature.
(c) Used hand-made cutting instruments.
(d) Clung to birch bark canoes.
4. Why was it recommended to leave one's rifle outside the camp in freezing weather instead of bringing it in where it was warm?
(a) Quickly warmed cold metal sweats and chips upon returning outside.
(b) Quickly warmed cold metal sweats and freezes upon returning outside.
(c) Quickly warmed cold metal sweats and cracks upon returning outside.
(d) Quickly warmed cold metal could fire spontaneously.
5. Jim, who favored what particular bird types, together with Hank made specific styles of houses to attract those they liked?
(a) Always white doves and usually robins.
(b) Always chickadees and usually cardinals.
(c) Always hummingbirds and usually swallows.
(d) Always house wrens and usually bluebirds.
Short Answer Questions
1. June brought with it the first of the Cree families for the summer that came by birch canoe to settle in where?
2. How many steps were shown in how to heft a heavy pack onto one's back?
3. It was noted that tree swallows ate what else beyond insects as few other swallows did?
4. Describe the appearance of Chief Tibeash?
5. When traveling in August, what food was suggested one could rely on obtaining by "living off the land" to supplement rations taken?
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