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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 1-5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is with Beck Weathers?
(a) His best friend.
(b) No one.
(c) His wife and a Sherpa guide.
(d) Dozens of climbers.
2. Who are the Sherpas?
(a) A group of climbers from Russia.
(b) Nepali climbing guides.
(c) A family that lived near the border of India and Nepal.
(d) A group of monks from Tibet.
3. Who is Meg?
(a) Beck's wife.
(b) Beck's daughter.
(c) A female climber from England.
(d) A female climber from Australia.
4. What did Beck feel at base camp?
5. About what did Beck write while in base camp?
(a) A novel he was writing about climbers.
(b) His family.
(c) His goals and aspirations for his life.
(d) The history of the climbing of Mount Everest.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was Beck descending?
2. What does the caller tell Peach about Beck?
3. How low did the temperature go where Beck trapped?
4. What trail did Beck hike to get to Everest?
5. Why do the climbers have to stay in a base camp for a while?
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