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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3, The Chowgarh Tigers.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What story does Corbett tell of Robin?
(a) The time Robin faced down a leopard.
(b) The one time Robin left him in a tight corner.
(c) The time Robin saved his life.
(d) None of the above.
2. What does Corbett find exasperating about one of the men that guides in Champawat?
(a) The man brags he could kill the man-eater tiger if given the chance.
(b) He is convinced Corbett will die that day.
(c) He says Corbett's gun is insufficient.
(d) He can't walk and talk at the same time.
3. What affect did the tiger turning on her have on the sister that pursued it?
(a) She lost her power of speech.
(b) She died of a heart attack.
(c) She became religious.
(d) She threw up.
4. Which of the following is NOT one of the things that Corbett says worked to his advantage when he finally came face to face with the Chowgarh man-eater?
(a) Nightjar eggs in his left hand.
(b) That he is carrying a very light rifle.
(c) His sudden surge of adrenaline and fast reflexes.
(d) The tiger being a man-eater.
5. What does Corbett say about the bungalow he stayed in while in Champawat?
(a) It was perfectly situated to see the valley below.
(b) It was so uncomfortable he considered spending the night in the forest.
(c) That there is another story "beyond the laws of nature" to tell of it.
(d) It was the only safe place for miles.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Corbett say plays an important part in the sport of hunting man-eaters?
2. What does Corbett find when he goes to investigate a report of a tiger killing a cow in a village near to Champawat?
3. Which of the following is NOT a natural circumstance which may incite any tiger to kill a human?
4. What happens to the girl the Chowgarh man-eater leaves wounded?
5. What does Corbett find from the little girl the tigress of Champawat carried off?
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