Quiz: Storm at the Summit
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
Directions: Circle the correct answer.
1. What is a "Friend"?
a) A hydration bag with a tube for drinking.
b) A belay device.
c) Climbing gear.
d) A sleeping mat.
2. What device does Joe wish they had in their possession as they descend from the summit of Siula Grande?
a) A flare gun.
b) A GPS.
c) A satellite phone.
d) A compass.
3. On their first night on Siula Grande, what do Joe and Simon sleep in?
a) A natural cave.
b) A tent.
c) A man-made cave.
d) A pigsty.
4. What does Joe mean by a "tortured" cornice?
b) Pummeled by snow and wind.
d) Twisted and distorted.
5. What is a pitch?
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