Desert Solitaire Quiz | Eight Week Quiz E

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12 Down the River.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Edward is able to hear, but not see
(a) Distant hawks
(b) Highway traffic
(c) Canyon wrens and mourning doves
(d) Mice and rats

2. When raising his American flag, Edward wishes
(a) Good luck to his friends at headquarters
(b) Good luck to everyone
(c) Good fortune to all wildlife
(d) Good fortune to both sides

3. Natural springs that seep through canyon walls are
(a) Poisonous to drink
(b) Absorbed by thirsty plant life before reaching the canyon floor
(c) Erosive and causes plant life to wash away
(d) Abundant and flowing

4. Abbey will be allowed to drive the government truck
(a) Once a week to headquarters and Moab
(b) Twice a month to inspect the Arches
(c) Once a week to the Yellow Cat Badlands
(d) Once a month out into the desert for exploration

5. All creatures in the desert at this time of year
(a) Stay in the shade as much as possible
(b) Live near water
(c) Eat whatever walks by
(d) Search for food in the late afternoon

Short Answer Questions

1. Why were the little calves terrified during the roundup?

2. Abbey describes the scene he observes as

3. What reigns in the desert on this late-spring day is

4. Moon-Eye rejected humans when he was subjected to

5. Edward Abbey's garden is

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