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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 9 and 10.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What was the name of the magazine that published the first modern stories of science fiction?
(a) Amazing Stories.
(b) Science and Invention.
(c) Weird Tales.
(d) Science: fact and fiction.
2. How old was an old man named Peterson who told L'Amour a story?
3. When did Goethe begin writing "Faust"?
4. Who was the only author L'Amour knew that wrote about hunger from experience?
(a) Knut Hamsun.
(b) Sigrid Undset.
(c) Anatole France.
(d) Henri Bergson.
5. How much gold was L'Amour able to pan when he was at the mine?
Short Answer Questions
1. How long did the last caretaker of the mine last before he quit?
2. How old was L'Amour when he left school?
3. Who was L'Amour's first employer?
4. How many books did a woman have that Russian Joe Smith lived with in China?
5. In September, how high would temperatures get in the desert?
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