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. The story of Husk, Graham and Billy-Joe is obviously
(a) A detailed account of a local legend
(b) Heavily embellished by Abbey
(c) A fairy tale, at best
(d) An experience Abbey personally had

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

3. Ten miles away past the highway, Abbey can see
(a) Mesa of Moab
(b) Dead Horse Mesa
(c) Salt Creek Mesa
(d) The Arches Mesa

4. The sounds of the mourning doves suggests to Edward
(a) Their sadness over the isolation of the desert
(b) An attempt to restore a lost communion
(c) An attempt to communicate with him
(d) Their oneness with the other desert creatures

5. Abbey describes the views from his trailer as
(a) Open and perfect
(b) Cozy and protected
(c) Somewhat frightening
(d) Cold and stark

Short Answer Questions

1. We learn that Abbey has a real dislike for

2. Since the visit from the government workers, The Arches Park has

3. Visiting Moab on Wednesdays, Edward Abbey deduces that the men in the beer joints have been

4. Viviano Jacquez' nationality is

5. Edward Abbey's solution to preventing rattlesnakes is

(see the answer key)

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