Final Test - Hard
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was the tender moment between Chris and his father right after Chris graduated from high school?
2. Chris's parents had moved, but his step brother was contacted. After he positively identified Chris, what did he do?
3. Where did Chris leave from on April 15, 1992 on his journey to Alaska?
4. When did Jon Krakauer interview Walt McCandless?
5. How did the police know Chris's real last name?
Essay Topic 1
Look up four or five edible wild plants and write about them. Tell where to find them, how to prepare them for eating, whether they must be cooked, and any danger of confusing them with another plant that is poisonous.
Essay Topic 2
From information in the book, Into The wild, and other sources, write about the Alaskan wilderness. Discuss whether you think it would be a good place to visit, even with the transportation you might need and all the equipment you would need for such a trip.
Essay Topic 3
Write about mountain climbing and the kinds of people who are compelled to do that. Use examples from the book as well as any information you find about other mountain climbers. Sir Edmond Hillery and Mr. Everest might be a good example.
This section contains 332 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)