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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who comes for Nick's father for help while he and Nick are on a fishing trip?
(a) Two criminals
(b) Two loggers
(c) A Marine
(d) A banker
2. What do Nick, his father and Uncle George deal with at the Indian camp?
(a) Fires burning all around the camp
(b) A primitive caesarean section for a breech birth
(c) Floods washing away the cabins
(d) Wounds from knife fights
3. What is the attitude of the narrator telling the story?
4. What shocking event occurs this night for Nick, his father and Uncle George?
(a) A man commits suicide by slitting his throat
(b) There is a lynching in town
(c) The local forest catches fire
(d) The country goes to war with Japan
5. Why does the Lieutenant ride his horse out into the field?
(a) He is exploring
(b) He is looking for mines
(c) He is drunk
(d) He is lost
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Nick's father hire some local Indians to do?
2. What feeling does Nick have on this morning?
3. What is the nature of the problem with which Nick's father can assist?
4. Why does Uncle George not accompany Nick and his father back to their camp that night?
5. What is Nick's father's profession?
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