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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 16-20.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What surprised Peach while Beck was in base camp before he even started the climb?
(a) He called her.
(b) He wrote her two letters.
(c) He wrote and said it would be his last climb.
(d) He sent her faxes.
2. Where did Beck find a pipe wrench?
(a) On the pedestal that was supposed to hold Lenin's bust.
(b) In his garage.
(c) Hanging from a tree on Mount Fuji.
(d) Sitting on top of a flat boulder at the summit of Mount Fuji.
3. Why did Beck run out of food on his second major climb?
(a) They did not plan on needing so much food.
(b) Several of their meals got soaked and spoiled.
(c) They dropped a pack down a crevasse.
(d) He was stuck at base camp due to a storm.
4. What did people at base camp tell Peach?
(a) Beck was fine but still on his way down to base camp.
(b) Beck was dead.
(c) Beck was in a Hyperthermic coma but was airlifted to the hospital.
(d) Beck was fine and on his way to Katmandu.
5. Who is Howard?
(a) Beck's brother.
(b) Peach's cousin.
(c) Peach's older brother.
(d) Beck's cousin.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why didn't Beck join the group that was headed down the mountain?
2. What is the date when the book opens?
3. Where did Beck's family move in 1954?
4. What did Beck feel at base camp?
5. Why did Beck feel guilty?
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