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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 11-15.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did Peach tell Beck when he talked to her?
(a) Beck's brother is enroute to meet Beck.
(b) She hoped this cured him of his obsession with climbing.
(c) Nothing; they were unable to talk.
(d) His father has had a heart attack.
2. What happened to Beck as a freshman in college?
(a) He tried out for the lacrosse team and did not make it.
(b) He slipped into a depression.
(c) He tried out for the crew team and did not make it.
(d) He tried out for the tennis team and did not make it.
3. Who is with Beck Weathers?
(a) His best friend.
(b) No one.
(c) His wife and a Sherpa guide.
(d) Dozens of climbers.
4. What is one thing Beck liked about Peach?
(a) Her determination to suceed even though she did not excel academically.
(b) Her adventurous nature.
(c) Her need to have him around.
(d) How sensitive she was to others.
5. What did people at base camp tell Peach?
(a) Beck was fine and on his way to Katmandu.
(b) Beck was in a Hyperthermic coma but was airlifted to the hospital.
(c) Beck was dead.
(d) Beck was fine but still on his way down to base camp.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Rob?
2. What is Peach's real name?
3. Who is Howard?
4. When did Beck's team make High Camp on the South Col?
5. Who fell to his death in Beck's party?
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