Neither Wolf nor Dog: On Forgotten Roads with an Indian Elder Test | Final 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. How was the land to the east of the Missouri river different from the land to the west?

2. What did Nerburn remember as they drove toward the rocky out croppings?

3. What was important when Indians fought other Indians?

4. Grover had a tattoo of what on his right arm?

5. What was strewn around the base of the obelisk?

Short Essay Questions

1. How did the storm affect the three men?

2. What stood in the middle of the plot that was through the pillars?

3. Describe what Dan means when he talks about white mens' cages?

4. Describe what was on the grassy field below where Dan, Grover and Nerburn were parked in Chapter 12.

5. What was the difference between Lincoln and Jesus in Dan's eyes?

6. What did the Indian couple that was in the restaurant in the Homestead town do to disgrace Indians?

7. What did Dan answer when Nerburn asked him if the Pow Wow was their destination?

8. Dan said the trouble wasn't alcohol for the Indians. What did he say the trouble was?

9. What did Dan take out of his large bag four times during the time he circled the fenced area?

10. Dan asked Nerburn to help him and Nerburn wanted to do that but what else did Nerburn feel he needed to do?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Choose two of these three topics:

1) Why did white men choose freedom and Indians choose honor to worship? Discuss the cages Dan brought up. Are white men really free?

2) How did Dan describe the treaties which were offered to the Indians?

3) How did the whites use words against the Indians?

Essay Topic 2

Choose two of these three topics:

1) What are some of the criticisms Dan had about Nerburn in the chapter, "Welcome to our Land"?

2) What did the grandfathers tell Dan? What did they give him?

3) What gift did the Creator give Dan? What did Dan's father say about the gift?

Essay Topic 3

Choose two of these three topics:

1) How did the Indians treat white men when they first came to Indian land? How did white men -- French, Spanish and English -- treat the Indians?

2) What kind of a ride did they have after Nerburn asked to make a phone call and Grover said "short cut"? Why did Grover call his car "Shunka kan"?

3) What did Dan reveal about "Tatanka," the buffalo which they spotted on the side of a hill?

4) Choose two of the topics to write on.

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