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. Edward Abbey's description of a thunderstorm in the desert is
(a) A humorous event
(b) A Zen experience
(c) Dramatic and violent
(d) Peaceful and calming

2. The government survey crew came with plans to
(a) Construct additional campsites
(b) Rebuild the ranger station
(c) Lay out a new road into the Arches
(d) Build a new winter resort

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

4. Abbey had no fear of drowning in the Havasupai Canyon floor's stream because
(a) It was only ankle deep
(b) It was salty and made him bouyant
(c) He intended to drink it all
(d) It was only a mirage

5. The small cloud on Abbey's horizon is
(a) Prostitutes
(b) Homebrew
(c) Progress
(d) Unemployment

Short Answer Questions

1. Natural springs that seep through canyon walls are

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

3. Edward Abbey and Johnny try to

4. Edward Abbey filled his canteen in the Needles country

5. Abbey says, after a million years of neglect,

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