The Lost City of Z Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

David Grann
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part One - Chapters 1-5.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In Chapter 1, what occupation did Jack Fawcett wish to pursue after he returned from the expedition to Z?
(a) Actor.
(b) Professor.
(c) Geographer.
(d) Lawyer.

2. How old was Raleigh Rimel when his father died?
(a) 15.
(b) 17.
(c) 14.
(d) 16.

3. When did Grann first learn about Fawcett?
(a) 1998.
(b) 2004.
(c) 1999.
(d) 2005.

4. How many people did Fawcett choose to go on his expedition to Z in Chapter 1?
(a) 90.
(b) 70.
(c) 2.
(d) 3.

5. When did the Royal Geographical Society award him with a gold medal for his contributions to mapping South America?
(a) 1916.
(b) 1919.
(c) 1899.
(d) 1912.

Short Answer Questions

1. In Chapter 1, when did the London "Georgraphical Journal" write that Fawcett marked the end of an age?

2. Which of Sir Athur Conan Doyle's books was said to be based on Fawcett's experiences?

3. In Chapter 2, how long did James Lynch once go without sleep when he was hiking?

4. In Chapter 4, how old was Fawcett when he was sent to the Royal Military Academy at Woolwich?

5. How old was Fawcett's father when he died?

(see the answer key)

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