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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In 1900, how large of a party did Rondon take on an expedition?
(a) 86.
(b) 81.
(c) 74.
(d) 78.

2. For 15 years after his homecoming in 1907, how many square miles of the Amazon did Fawcett discover?
(a) 750
(b) 1,600.
(c) Thousands.
(d) Hundreds.

3. When was James Murray born?
(a) 1864.
(b) 1865.
(c) 1862.
(d) 1863.

4. How many years of anti-snakebite venom was Fawcett given in Chapter 20?
(a) 4.
(b) 3.
(c) 6.
(d) 5.

5. In Chapter 17, what tribe of Indians did Dr. Rice's party encounter?
(a) Potiguara.
(b) Charrua.
(c) Tupinamba.
(d) Yanomami.

6. In Chapter 13, what did Lynch say was the value of the ransom he had to pay to save himself and his party?
(a) $25,000.
(b) $35,000.
(c) $20,000.
(d) $30,000.

7. When did Hernan Cortes find the Aztec capital of Tenochtitlan?
(a) 1540.
(b) 1570.
(c) 1519.
(d) 1502.

8. When was Fawcett's daughter Joan born?
(a) 1912.
(b) 1910.
(c) 1909.
(d) 1911.

9. In Chapter 12, when did Murray reach La Paz?
(a) Summer of 1912.
(b) End of 1912.
(c) Beginning of 1912.
(d) Middle of 1912.

10. How much money did George Lynch help Fawcett raise for his expedition?
(a) About $4,500.
(b) $7,000.
(c) Roughly $5,000.
(d) $6,000.

11. How much did the radio device hat Dr. Rice took on an expedition in Chapter 17 cost?
(a) $7,100.
(b) $4,500.
(c) About $5,000.
(d) Around $6,000.

12. In 1916 when Dr. Rice was planning to return to the Amazon, how much fuel could the 40-foot vessel he was building carry?
(a) 700 gallons.
(b) 500 gallons.
(c) 350 gallons.
(d) 850 gallons.

13. How old was Jack Fawcett in 1907?
(a) 5.
(b) 4.
(c) 2.
(d) 3.

14. How old was Jack Fawcett when his father returned from the war?
(a) 15.
(b) 14.
(c) 16.
(d) 17.

15. In Chapter 17, when did Fawcett and his men take up positions along a river in Northern France?
(a) July, 1916.
(b) June, 1916.
(c) August, 1916.
(d) July, 1916.

Short Answer Questions

1. In January 1916, what rank was Fawcett promoted to?

2. In Chapter 11, when was Fawcett's "Case for an Expedition in the Amazon Basin" dated?

3. In Chapter 12, what percent of young men did an English general claim were unfit to meet the requirements of military service?

4. In Chapter 14, who did Fawcett fear as a rival?

5. In Chapter 16, what was the date of the manuscript that Grann was allowed to view at Brazil's National Library?

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