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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book One, The Compleat Angler: The Ideal Schedule and Voiding My Rheum.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What happened with the Doberman and Ma?
(a) Ma aimed the shotgun at the owner after it attacked Gus.
(b) It attacked Bill Bob, so she beat it with a bat.
(c) It attacked Gus, so she shot it.
(d) Having escaped from its yard, Ma tamed it.
2. Why does Gus cry after catching Garbage Gut?
(a) Because it was smaller than he expected.
(b) Because Gnat beats the fish to death.
(c) Because he could not eat the fish.
(d) Because he had conquered his quest.
3. What did Bill Bob spread all over him that Gus had given him in exchange for a check?
(a) Hot fudge.
(b) M & Ms.
(c) Chocolate sauce.
(d) Hershey Kisses.
4. What does Ma point out to Henning about the book written by Izaak Walton?
(a) The fishermen know nothing about fishing.
(b) The fishermen are first destructive to animals and then they drink.
(c) The fishermen don't fish.
(d) The fishermen are alcoholics.
5. What is the Rogue River Fishing War all about?
(a) Carolina tries to teach Henning to worm fish ending in a battle.
(b) Carolina forbids Henning to fish during their honeymoon.
(c) Henning wants to fish alone on their honeymoon.
(d) Henning tries to teach Carolina to fly fish ending in a battle.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Zeke tell the story of Carolina and Henning's meeting?
2. What book does Gus consider the most explosive in existence?
3. What confused Ma about the famous book "The Complete Angler" that Henning gave her to read?
4. What kind of a dog replaced the Doberman for the surgeon?
5. What nickname does Gus give to his father?
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