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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. When traveling in August, what food was suggested one could rely on obtaining by "living off the land" to supplement rations taken?
2. Jim noted that Chief Tibeash eyed everything when on the trail and walked as quietly as what animal?
3. Jim saw what animals as they escaped not far ahead of a forest fire as it approached a lake he had sought for refuge?
4. Although hard on the shoulders, how was it suggested paddles might be lashed for portaging a canoe?
5. The kerf of a tree was a reference to what?
Essay Topic 1
Examine how Jim raised Tripper. What was his purpose in obtaining this dog? What steps did he go through in raising Tripper for that function? How did Jim accomplish his goal given that Old Wolf was still on hand?
Essay Topic 2
How did Jim know that the sap had begun? What processes did he, Hank, and Chief Tibeash follow in collecting sap and producing syrup and sugar? How did their ways differ from earlier Indian approaches? What recommendations were offered? What RESPECTIVE quantities of sap did it take to yield a gallon of syrup and a pound of sugar?
Essay Topic 3
Jim stipulated that canoe paddles varied as people did, and he had recommendations as to how one should be constructed. What requirements did he stipulate regarding the "blank" from which a paddle was to be made? What were dimensions of different paddle types? What tools were used? What were the steps involved? What did Rowlands advise about the care of a paddle?
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