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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What was L'Amour's first motion picture?
(b) East of Sumatra.
(c) Rear Window.
(d) Rebel Without a Cause.
2. How old was Fa-hien when he died?
3. What writer and naturalist was on the spot when the New Madrid earthquake happened?
4. On what Indian reservation was Mancos Canyon located?
5. How many bronze stars was L'Amour awarded?
6. Who wrote "Ancient Geography of India"?
7. When was Seri Turi Buana installed as king?
8. Was the the name of L'Amour's first novel?
(b) Westward the Tide.
(c) Borden Chantry.
(d) Kid Rodelo.
9. How many texts did Kumarajiva translate from Sanskrit into Chinese?
(b) About 200.
(c) More than 100.
10. Where did L'Amour read "Burning Daylight"?
(a) While working at an old mine.
(b) On a boat in Asia.
(c) On a bus traveling through Texas.
(d) While working at a factory.
11. Who was the Navajo artist whose painting appeared on L'Amour's book, "The Haunted Mesa"?
(a) Cliff Brycelea.
(b) Jerome Bushyhead.
(c) Dana Tiger.
(d) Urshel Taylor.
12. What book did L'Amour review that began his study of Africa?
(a) Out of Africa.
(b) Through the Dark Continent.
(c) The Africa Background Outlined.
(d) How I Found Livingstone.
13. Who was one of the regular writers in "The Saturday Evening Post"?
(a) H. L. Mencken.
(b) William Saroyan.
(c) Clarence Budgington Kelland.
(d) Whit Burnett.
14. How many years did it take for Flaubert to complete "Madame Bovary"?
15. Who was the main character of L'Amour's novel "The Walking Drum"?
(a) William Tell Sackett.
Short Answer Questions
1. What country was Chris Madsen from?
2. When was it said that paper was invented?
3. How large is the desert of Taklamakan?
4. How many Nobel Prize winners did L'Amour believe wrote in "Story."
5. Who was the black king of Haiti?
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