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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 7 and 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How tall was L'Amour as an adult?
(a) 6 feet 2 inches.
(b) 6 feet 4 inches.
(c) 5 feet. 11 inches.
(d) 7 feet 1 inch.
2. Who was L'Amour's first employer?
(a) Western Union.
(b) A grocery store.
(c) Standard Oil.
(d) The local newspaper.
3. Where did L'Amour read "Don Juan"?
(a) In a restaurant.
(b) In a library.
(c) On an Arab dhow.
(d) On a beach.
4. What did the old man have in the mine he wanted L'Amour to work in in Chapter 7?
5. What book by Jack London prepared L'Amour for rejection?
(a) The Call of the Wild.
(b) John Barleycorn.
(c) Martin Eden.
(d) White Fang.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what mountains was the claim where L'Amour worked in Chapter 7?
2. Where did the shipwreck take place that was written about in Shakespeare's "Tempest"?
3. Near what peak did the Apache that Peterson lived with plan to attack?
4. What was the name of the magazine that published the first modern stories of science fiction?
5. How old was an old man named Peterson who told L'Amour a story?
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