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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 21-Epilogue.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How many in Beck's group made it to the summit?
2. Why did Beck run out of food on his second major climb?
(a) Several of their meals got soaked and spoiled.
(b) They did not plan on needing so much food.
(c) He was stuck at base camp due to a storm.
(d) They dropped a pack down a crevasse.
3. What did Beck look forward to seeing on his climb of Mount Elbrus?
(a) The view where he could see eight different countries.
(b) The American flag planted thirty years earlier.
(c) The bust of Lenin.
(d) A plant that only grew on this mountain.
4. What type of climbing was trickier than Beck realized?
(a) Rock climbing.
(b) Glacier climbing.
(d) Crevasse climbing.
5. Beck lost the use of ____________.
(a) His hands.
(b) His sense of smell.
(c) His left ear.
(d) His left eye.
Short Answer Questions
1. With whom did Beck feel competitive when he started dating Peach?
2. Whom did Rob get to talk with before he died?
3. Why did Beck try different challenges in the early years of his marriage?
4. What does Dan learn about as much as possible?
5. Who is Howard?
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