Cache Lake Country: Life in the North Woods Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

John J. Rowlands
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. Jim and Hank ventured to the dam located where each spring to determine how the beaver had fared the previous winter?

2. What was described as the greatest mistake a man could make leaving camp without doing?

3. How did Hank arrive at Cache Lake?

4. What mythological figure was January named after that had two faces so he could look ahead and behind simultaneously?

5. Jim made bait rods for fishing from what in February?

Short Essay Questions

1. What sort of month was May for Jim?

2. What did Jim recall when he made one visit to Hank's in January?

3. What took place as the weather began to get warmer in March?

4. What story did Jim relate about a lumberjack he identified as Sam?

5. What was the relevance of time for Jim at Cache Lake?

6. What were Jim's plans for his garden in April?

7. What did Jim observe about Chief Tibeash's patience?

8. What did Jim begin to think about in February?

9. What was noted about March regarding animals?

10. How did Jim come to construct his cabin on Cache Lake?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Living in the outdoors, Jim relied heavily on being prepared. What techniques did he follow for being ready to camp in the winter? What equipment did he bring with him? What was he able to obtain at his campsite? What skills made it comfortable and safe to camp in winter snow and cold?

Essay Topic 2

What was a heliograph used for? What steps did Jim detail were to be taken to construct a heliograph from components on hand? In what manner was a heliograph to be utilized?

Essay Topic 3

Examine the bear hunt that Jim went on with Chief Tibeash and two young Indians. What was different in regard to the manner that Chief Tibeash approached the hunt? How did he view the bear and other animals? What was significant regarding the Chief's actions subsequent to killing the bear?

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