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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. 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.
(c) Chief Tibeash.
2. How many steps were diagrammed as the procedure for a single individual to shoulder a canoe?
3. September days were described as often having been clear and feeling what?
4. What was Hank's view of most people when they snapped photographs?
(a) They took too few.
(b) They were not close enough.
(c) They were too close.
(d) They did not keep sunlight behind them.
5. The kerf of a tree was a reference to what?
(a) The first notch cut on the side it will fall.
(b) The first notch cut opposite of its lean.
(c) The second notch cut on the side it will fall.
(d) The second notch cut opposite of its lean.
6. Jim noted that Chief Tibeash eyed everything when on the trail and walked as quietly as what animal?
(a) A lynx.
(b) A coyote.
(c) An ostrich.
(d) An deer.
7. Benasee Jewan, the Indian term for September, meant what?
(a) "The Moon Before Snow Arrives."
(b) "The Northern Lights Begin to Play."
(c) "The Moon When the Birds Fly Away."
(d) "The Leaves Change Color and Fall."
8. It took both patience and time to tame a wild animal, so what was suggested?
(a) Initially keep them in a pen or cage.
(b) Get them young and bring them up.
(c) Use food to get them accustomed to you.
(d) Give them a lot of attention.
9. It was said that mosquito netting was too course to keep out what?
(c) Black flies.
10. When traveling in August, what food was suggested one could rely on obtaining by "living off the land" to supplement rations taken?
(b) All meat and fish.
(c) Fruits, nuts, and some vegetation.
(d) All meat, fish, fruits, and vegetation.
11. What was it Chief Tibeash suggested Hank's ice boat would be suitable for chasing when these animals crossed the lake?
12. 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 sap covered matchbox.
(d) In a wax paper package.
13. What did Chief Tibeash refer to deep-water trolling using copper wire 100 yards long and a single pound sinker?
(a) "Supply fishing."
(b) "Ration fishing."
(c) "Stock fishing."
(d) "Provision fishing."
14. Tiger, black, and spicebush swallowtails were three types of what depicted in the chapter covering July?
15. Where was it noted the lightning bugs did not fly so much?
(a) Over the open water.
(b) Over rocky areas.
(c) In the open places.
(d) Along the shoreline.
Short Answer Questions
1. Jim noted he always took along what item on long canoe trips?
2. It was noted that logging was not what it was 40 years ago when, a time when what were used?
3. What was Hank's "ice boat" constructed from that had his canoe sail rigged to it?
4. What was described as the best hour a summer day offered?
5. Jim, Chief Tibeash, and Hank made their summer trip by canoe to Lake Waweashkashing, which meant what?
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