Neither Wolf nor Dog: On Forgotten Roads with an Indian Elder Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

Kent Nerburn
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What did Wenonah suggest Nerburn do?

2. According to Dan, how do white people learn?

3. What did Dan and Grover say about Jumbo's ability to fix Nerburn's NIssan truck?

4. What was inside the three-sided wooden structure Nerburn came across on his motorcycle trip?

5. What did Grover, Dan and Nerburn have for lunch at Grover's house?

Short Essay Questions

1. Describe the houses in the Indian village Dan and Nerburn pass on their way to Grover's house.

2. Describe the landmark Nerburn came upon when riding across North Dakota on his motorcycle.

3. Who passed Grover as he drove 45 mph on the trip they were taking?

4. Describe Dan's house.

5. Describe the telephone call Nerburn got.

6. When Nerburn went to Dan's house the next day to tell him he was leaving what did he find?

7. Why wasn't Grover bothered by the presence of the Hippies?

8. Explain the Indians' philosophy and practice of silence and how it differs from the white mens' way.

9. What was Grover's answer when Dan asked him why he didn't have any junk cars in his yard and what was he referring to?

10. What were some of the reasons why Nerburn considered going home after his lunch with Grover and Dan?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Choose two of these three topics:

1) Describe the difference between the two sides of the Missouri River.

2) How did Indians view Jesus?

3) Describe Annie's house.

Essay Topic 2

Choose two of these three topics:

1) Why did Indian children root for the cowboys in the old Cowboy and Indian movies?

2) What influence did Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show have? What famous Indian was in it? What famous foreign ruler saw it?

3) Describe "movie Indians." What were some of the funny comments made about them by the Indians?

Essay Topic 3

Choose two of these three topics:

1) Describe Sitting Bull's Monument. What was in front of it? Where was it located?

2) Write something about the Polish immigrant and his carving.

3) Describe the difference between leaders and rulers according to Dan.

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