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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the temperature on Thanksgiving day?
(a) Minus four degrees.
(b) Twenty-two degrees.
(c) Two degrees.
(d) Ten degrees.
2. What words does Dick write with spruce boughs on the frozen ice for Babe to see?
(a) Too thin.
(b) Land here.
3. What did the jar have in it that Dick opened when he got to Spike's cabin the first evening he arrives?
(d) Green beans.
4. What does Dick nickname the "camp robber"?
(a) Gray jay.
5. What does The Chugach Range remind Dick of?
(a) A great steeple.
(b) Camper trip from Nebraska.
(c) Hiking through the Appalachian moutains.
(d) Pictures from his youth.
6. What do the hunters have in their canoe as they paddle up the lake on the day Dick builds a small fire in his fireplace?
7. What does the Boss Hunter do before he leaves his cabin for the winter?
(a) Offers the use of the cabin to Dick.
(b) Padlocks the door.
(c) Leaves a note that visitors are welcome.
(d) Puts up a No Trespassing sign.
8. What animal takes over the spruce squirrel's home in "Freeze-up"?
9. What does Dick make out of a baby caribou calfskin in May?
(a) Hand warmer.
(c) Table decoration.
(d) Small cloth for cleaning.
10. What does Dick have for his birthday dinner?
(a) Ram steak.
(b) Onion soup.
11. What does Dick place in his cache in May?
(b) Airplane supplies.
(c) Winter gear and equipment.
(d) Spike's tools.
12. What does Babe's wife knit for Dick that Babe delivers on January 9th?
(a) Long johns.
(b) Wool socks.
13. When does Dick finish his cabin, except for the fireplace?
14. When Babe stops by briefly on September 19th in "Camp Meat", what does he say he will bring Dick soon?
(a) Large package.
(c) Better utensils.
(d) Warm clothing.
15. What kind of sandwiches did Mary Alsworth pack for Dick that he ate his first night in the wilderness?
(c) Peanut butter and jelly.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do Spike and Hope Carrithers lend to Dick?
2. What does Dick use beach gravel for?
3. What does Mary toast in the fireplace when she and Babe visit Dick in mid-April?
4. What does Dick use to make a wash bucket, wash pan, and flour and storage cans before he moves out of Spike's cabin?
5. What does Dick see when he is writing letters in his new cabin in "The Birth of a Cabin"?
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