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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What was Chief Tibeash searching for when he tested the water in a stream by periodically sticking his hand in?
(a) A cool pool.
(b) A sun sparkling pool.
(c) A murky stream.
(d) A spring hole.
2. What did Hank once make a model of?
(a) An Indian tepee.
(b) A logging camp.
(c) His cabin and trees.
(d) A birch canoe.
3. Jim built a pot that made a little fuel go far like one he read about used in what country where a handful of grass cooked a whole pot of stew?
(a) South Africa.
4. Pictures of what animals were noted to be about the most difficult to get?
(b) Jumping fish.
5. June brought with it the first of the Cree families for the summer that came by birch canoe to settle in where?
(a) Cache Lake.
(b) Snow Goose Lake.
(c) Shining Tree Lake.
(d) Beaver Tail Lake.
6. It was suggested that "butterflies seem to dress to suit" what?
(a) The amount of sun.
(b) The time of day.
(c) The temperature.
(d) The season.
7. Whose idea was it to construct a "scrap-pile radio" from odds and ends found around a north woods camp that was diagrammed?
(b) Mr. Beedee.
(d) Chief Tibeash.
8. How many steps were diagrammed as the procedure for a single individual to shoulder a canoe?
9. When shoes began to chafe, what was suggested as a means to prevent the almost certain accompanying blister?
(a) Cover chafing point with a moist green leaf.
(b) Rub candle wax on sock where it chafes.
(c) Wear a pair of wool socks over a pair of cotton.
(d) Rub candle wax inside shoe where it chafes.
10. What was described as the best hour a summer day offered?
11. Experienced sled dogs were said to work best when fed at what time of day?
(a) The midday.
(b) The end.
(c) The beginning.
(d) Just prior to a trip.
12. Jim tried to do what if a thunderstorm came up when he was on the lake in his canoe?
(a) Head for shore, pull into heavy cover, and get under it.
(b) Head for shore, pull into an open clearing, and stay close to the ground.
(c) Remain on the lake, lay in his canoe, and bail when it passed.
(d) Head for the center of the lake, balance himself and cover up.
13. Jim related how he once capsized when he canoed about 5 days out from civilization, but he kept his matches dry how?
(a) In a small watertight bottle.
(b) In a plastic container.
(c) In a wax paper package.
(d) In a sap covered matchbox.
14. A fire piston, which worked on the principle that air got extremely hot when compressed, might reach over how many degrees Fahrenheit?
15. Jim, Chief Tibeash, and Hank made their summer trip by canoe to Lake Waweashkashing, which meant what?
(a) "Mirror of the sky above."
(b) "A grassy place in the water."
(c) "Peace beneath the falls."
(d) "A sandy shore all around."
Short Answer Questions
1. A harness of what type hide was made for Tripper to get him adjusted to pulling a sled by initially pulling a dead spruce piece?
2. Gabby was what type of bird that remained through the winter instead of flying south?
3. What was recommended about magnetizing needles?
4. What was it Chief Tibeash suggested Hank's ice boat would be suitable for chasing when these animals crossed the lake?
5. Jim saw what animals as they escaped not far ahead of a forest fire as it approached a lake he had sought for refuge?
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