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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. What did L'Amour drink after his walk from Death Valley?
2. How far did L'Amour travel with his boss when he went to work on a claim in Chapter 7?
(a) 55 miles.
(b) 68 miles.
(c) 35 miles.
(d) 70 miles.
3. What was L'Amour's father's occupation?
4. How long was Doubtful Canyon?
(a) 15 miles.
(b) 8-10 miles.
(c) 3-5 miles.
(d) 9 miles.
5. What book by Jack London prepared L'Amour for rejection?
(a) John Barleycorn.
(b) The Call of the Wild.
(c) Martin Eden.
(d) White Fang.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was the name of the magazine that published the first modern stories of science fiction?
2. After L'Amour ate his only can of food, how far was it to the town where he was headed?
3. How much had the man L'Amour worked for in Chapter 7 spent on his mine so far?
4. What instrument did Harry Warren (Shorty) play?
5. Who was the only author L'Amour knew that wrote about hunger from experience?
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