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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who was the main character of L'Amour's novel "The Walking Drum"?
(d) William Tell Sackett.
2. Who was the black king of Haiti?
(a) Emile Nau.
(b) Henri Christophe. .
(c) Georges Anglade.
(d) Leon Laleau.
3. Who wrote "Ancient Geography of India"?
4. In California in the 1920s, how long was a boxing bout?
(a) 5 rounds.
(b) 4 rounds.
(c) 3 rounds.
(d) 6 rounds.
5. What people group established themselves at Carthage and became a dominant power until destroyed by Rome.
6. How many years did it take for Flaubert to complete "Madame Bovary"?
7. Where did L'Amour settle down to try to become a writer?
8. How many men did Alexander have in his army?
9. How many bronze stars was L'Amour awarded?
10. What book by Byron might have been found on L'Amour's bookshelves?
(a) A Romantic's Passion.
(b) The Love Poems.
(c) Child of Passion.
(d) Childe Harold.
11. How many texts did Kumarajiva translate from Sanskrit into Chinese?
(a) About 200.
(c) More than 100.
12. While L'Amour was studying the Far East, how many books did he read in a year on the American West?
13. Who wrote a law book that was the key to much western law?
14. How old was Dixon when he came west?
15. What book did L'Amour read by Malcom Rogers?
(a) Conquest of New Mexico and California.
(b) Humboldt to the Pacific.
(c) Ancient Hunters of the Far West.
(d) Journey to the Rocky Mountains.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was L'Amour's first motion picture?
2. What book did L'Amour mention that was a somewhat pornographic Chinese novel?
3. At the end of Chapter 22, what country did L'Amour mention that was invaded many times, but never invaded anyone?
4. What Chinese dynasty did L'Amour believe was one of the most glorious? .
5. How old was Fa-hien when he died?
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