Final Test - Easy
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This quiz consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When did L'Amour sell his first short story for cash?
2. In what region did many of the black empires exist?
3. What was the latest date on a collect of eight or ten books of ancient maps that L'Amour viewed at a chateau on the outskirts of Paris?
4. What was the name of the only other ship that made the crossing during the storm L'Amour encountered on the Boise?
5. In ancient times, how many ships a day might sail from the Red Sea coast of Egypt to India?
6. What Chinese dynasty did L'Amour believe was one of the most glorious? .
7. How many boys in L'Amour's Golden Gloves boxing team became novice champions in their divisions?
8. In what year was L'Amour on a small ship off the Florida coast when a hurricane ripped Miami?
9. Where was the small journal published that published some of L'Amour's poetry in Chapter 15?
(a) Simpson College.
(b) Emory University.
10. While L'Amour was studying the Far East, how many books did he read in a year on the American West?
11. When did L'Amour believe that the C.C. Brown translation of the "Sejarah Melayu" was written?
12. Who made up the core of Alexander's army?
13. What country western singer visited Mesa Verde with L'Amour and his family?
(a) Boxcar Willie.
(b) Alan Jackson.
(c) Charlie Daniels.
(d) Billy Ray Cyrus.
14. How many days did it take when L'Amour and his fellow officers traveled on the U.S.S. Boise to get from Europe to the U.S. .
(a) 16 days
(b) 5 days.
(c) 8 days.
(d) 10 days.
15. Who wrote "The Mississippi Valley Frontier"?
Short Answer Questions
1. What writer and naturalist was on the spot when the New Madrid earthquake happened?
2. What writer did L'Amour say led off fiction about the American frontier?
3. Who was one of the female actresses in L'Amour's first motion picture?
4. On what Indian reservation was Mancos Canyon located?
5. What country was Chris Madsen from?
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