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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. Pictures of what animals were noted to be about the most difficult to get?
2. Jim noted the distance from his cabin to Faraway See Hill, where he and Chief Tibeash looked over the fall colors annually, was what?
3. Striking two chunks of pyrite yielded sparks that could kindle a fire, and iron pyrite was commonly called what?
4. Chief Tibeash dried fish in the sun, removed the gills and eyes, then wrapped them well separated in dry moss to keep them for how long?
5. 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?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did Jim describe the first time he went alone to try his horn of birch bark to call for moose?
2. How did Jim describe weather signs?
3. What did Jim note about a deer mouse in his cabin he viewed as his pet?
4. What did Jim describe about tent options?
5. What was it Jim noted about Hank's black and white pet?
6. What was the reason Jim carried needles?
7. How did the Indians construct their stilts?
8. What was it Chief Tibeash explained to Jim about the tracks of a large dog wolf revealed?
9. What were some points Jim noted about photograph blinds?
10. What were recommendations about smoked cheese?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How did Jim elaborate on the clear skies of a northern February night? What did he relate about the moonlight of that month? What were the traditional patterns the stars formed that he discussed? What did he convey about the Indian patterns he liked better?
Essay Topic 2
Jim was proud of making do with what he had at hand, and he frequently constructed things himself. Consider how his book reflected this. What were various examples of when and how he employed this style?
Essay Topic 3
As anyone could get lost, Jim stressed the benefit of a compass. What were means of improvising a compass if one was not available? How were various natural guides used to aid in the determination of direction? What was the guideline Jim recommended before one set out?
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