Desert Solitaire Quiz | One Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 14 The Dead Man at Grandview Point.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Abbey's reaction to the man's manner of death is one of
(a) Congratulatory envy
(b) Fear of going the same way
(c) Revulsion at the sight
(d) Anger for his carelessness

2. Visiting Moab on Wednesdays, Edward Abbey deduces that the men in the beer joints have been
(a) Are poor miners
(b) Working as park rangers all day
(c) Active and working alone all day
(d) In town for most of the day

3. Onion Spring, northeast of Moab, is
(a) Poison with arsenic
(b) Full of gold
(c) Slightly salty but good
(d) Clear and drinkable

4. A civil engineer believes a road will help
(a) To accommodate more tourists
(b) To develop the property for homes
(c) To make it easier to get to Moab
(d) To get deeper into the wilderness

5. Abbey calls the rampant development of national parks
(a) Industrial Tourism
(b) Reclamation
(c) Restitution
(d) Nationalism

Short Answer Questions

1. The government survey crew came with plans to

2. Where once in the Arches Park there were only used newspapers to catch up on the news,

3. Abbey had no fear of drowning in the Havasupai Canyon floor's stream because

4. Just before he heard a jeep approaching, Abbey saw a

5. Edward Abbey's description of a thunderstorm in the desert is

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