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

2. "Apache Tears" are actually
(a) Crystals found in obscure caves
(b) Dripping springs from the mountains
(c) Hidden crystals in oval rocks
(d) Arrowheads made from obsidian

3. Why were the little calves terrified during the roundup?
(a) They were afraid of the ropes and brand
(b) They were being separated from their mothers
(c) They did not know where they were headed
(d) They had never seen a human

4. Edward is overcome with a desire to
(a) Trap the mice and return them to the desert
(b) Climb the mountain peaks in the distance
(c) Eat breakfast and walk the desert
(d) Know and possess the scene around him

5. Separating from other human beings feels to Abbey like
(a) A spiritual reckoning
(b) A stab of conscience
(c) Cutting the cord, a rebirth into primeval liberty
(d) An unnatural act that will lead to loss

Short Answer Questions

1. Edward's part thought in this chapter is that

2. To make it easier to maneuver the rubber raft, Abbey

3. The sounds of the mourning doves suggests to Edward

4. We learn that Abbey has a real dislike for

5. Edward Abbey is living in isolation,

(see the answer key)

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