Travels with Charley: In Search of America Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 119 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Travels with Charley: In Search of America Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1: Chapter 2.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is wrong with Steinbeck's travel to these cities?
(a) It is not the great expanse of the entire United States.
(b) It is a boring routine.
(c) It is getting more and more expensive to make the trips.
(d) It takes too much time out of his schedule.

2. Where was Charley trained?
(a) France
(b) Atlanta
(c) New Orleans
(d) New York

3. In this book, Steinbeck's style is neither ______________ in nature nor completely ________________.
(a) journalistic, poetic
(b) crafty, entertaining
(c) informative, ascetic
(d) entertaining, boring

4. Who are the only ones who will understand the inability to control a trip?
(a) Those who know about the nature of journeys
(b) Those who work as tour guides
(c) Those who sell travel packages
(d) Those who plan trips for a business

5. What is the genre of this book?
(a) Essays
(b) Travel memoir
(c) Autobiography
(d) Biography

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Steinbeck say about the journey he is about to take?

2. What is the traveler's second prerequisite for traveling?

3. What is the tone of this book?

4. Why does Steinbeck not take another person on the trip?

5. In what vehicle did Steinbeck travel on this trip?

(see the answer key)

This section contains 278 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy the Travels with Charley: In Search of America Lesson Plans
Travels with Charley: In Search of America from BookRags. (c)2018 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook