Desert Solitaire Quiz | Two Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 10 The Heat of Noon: Rock and Tree and Cloud.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is Abbey saying about the area in the Graham and Husk story?
(a) That greed will kill people
(b) That nature is far more powerful than man
(c) That a child was killed unnecesssarily
(d) That not all men are equal

2. Mr. Bates complains to Edward about
(a) The lonliness of their jobs
(b) The head ranger
(c) Administrative paperwork
(d) The long distances he travels

3. Abbey is paid a visit by
(a) Other Parks Service employees
(b) The local water delivery company
(c) Firemen from the nearby forest
(d) Rangers from the Forest Service

4. Eating inside the trailer makes Abbey remember
(a) His childhood
(b) His parents
(c) All he has left behind
(d) His mortal nature

5. Abbey compares cultures of Indians and cowboys in that
(a) Both are thriving in the face of adversity
(b) They continue to fight among themselves
(c) Both originated in the old West
(d) Both are reduced to providng a curiosity for tourists

Short Answer Questions

1. Abbey wonders if a man could get used to

2. The story of Husk, Graham and Billy-Joe is obviously

3. We learn that Abbey has a real dislike for

4. The difference between Navajos and other poverty-stricken cultures is

5. When raising his American flag, Edward wishes

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