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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Billie find in the bus?
2. What did Billie leave in the bus?
3. Who gave Krakauer dinner and a place to sleep in Petersberg?
4. What gift did Walt give Billie after the birth of Chris?
5. In light of his own experiences, what does Krakauer think of Chris's tactics?
Essay Topic 1
Write about an extended trip you would like to take? Would you go alone? Would you not carry money and expect to find jobs to pay your way? Would you do any camping? Where would you go and how long would you stay?
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay expressing your opinion of Chris McCandless. Answer whether he was mentally stable, how he did or did not use people, whether he might have survived except for some bad luck, and how well he was prepared to survive alone.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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