Desert Solitaire Quiz | Eight Week Quiz C

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 7 Cowboys and Indians.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Abbey describes the voice of the desert
(a) Moaning and crying
(b) Rising to a demented howl
(c) Whirling and shrieking
(d) Screaming through the cracks

2. Who comes out ahead in Abbey's story about Husk and Graham?
(a) Mrs. Husk
(b) Mr. Graham
(c) Mr. Husk
(d) Billy-Joe

3. What is the one clue we have that the lawyer who approached Mrs. Husk was representing the government?
(a) The emblem on his lighter
(b) His knowledge of her husband's death
(c) His authorization to offer large amounts of money to her
(d) His cufflinks

4. Indian artifacts in the national forest are
(a) Abundant
(b) Free for the picking
(c) Protected by law
(d) Causing litter and debris

5. Edward Abbey's solution to preventing rattlesnakes is
(a) To shoot them with his British Webley .45
(b) To scare them away with his walking stick
(c) To capture and domesticate a gopher snake
(d) To feed them the mice in his trailer

Short Answer Questions

1. We learn that Abbey has a real dislike for

2. The only stream that flows perennially through the park is

3. The clarity of the desert is illustrated in the desert's flora and fauna

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

5. Edward attaches a red bandanna to a ridgepole in honor of

(see the answer key)

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