Earth Abides Quiz | Eight Week Quiz D

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Quick Years.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. While living alone, what book does Ish begin reading that makes him uneasy?
(a) The Bible.
(b) Huckleberry Finn.
(c) Arabian Nights.
(d) The Koran.

2. In Year Sixteen, what do Mary and Ralph decide to do?
(a) Run away from home.
(b) Start a new village.
(c) Go look for other people.
(d) Get married.

3. On his way back to the city, Ish breaks into a fine home. What does he do while he is there?
(a) Makes himself breakfast.
(b) Listens to a voice on the radio.
(c) Stays for several nights.
(d) Empties the jewelry cabinet.

4. When Ish decides to take a cross-country trip, what is the reason he decides to go?
(a) To find his parents.
(b) To find a friend he hopes survived.
(c) To find a safer place to live.
(d) To find other survivors.

5. In Year Five, the people create a "national pastime" out of avoiding 
what type of animal?
(a) Bulls.
(b) Hyenas.
(c) Dogs.
(d) Lions.

Short Answer Questions

1. After Ish and Em come together, something happens that makes Ish panic, but Em turns it into a game. What happens?

2. What is the name of the city where Ish ends his trip to the east?

3. While driving home from Black Creek, what does Ish see on the side of the road?

4. While scavenging for food in his hometown, what item of food does Ish find to be inedible because of mice and weevils?

5. Out of all the people Ish finds at first, which of these is the most friendly?

(see the answer key)

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