Walden Quiz | One Week Quiz A

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 107 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Walden Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 14.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Where was it rumored that Col. Quoil had been a soldier?
(a) Waterloo.
(b) Hong Kong.
(c) New Orleans.
(d) Upper Canada.

2. What does Thoreau claim is the cure for his ailments?
(a) Morning air.
(b) Companionship.
(c) Prayer.
(d) Poetry.

3. Who came the farthest to visit Thoreau in the winter?
(a) A poet.
(b) A reporter.
(c) A hunter.
(d) A farmer.

4. According to legend, after whom was Walden Pond named?
(a) A town official.
(b) The original owner of the property.
(c) An old Indian woman.
(d) A hunter.

5. What does Thoreau see in the clear water of the pond one November day?
(a) A large turtle.
(b) A muskrat family.
(c) A heron.
(d) A school of perch.

Short Answer Questions

1. "I go and come with a strange... in Nature."

2. Who is never alone?

3. Which animal is one of "Nature's Watchmen"?

4. What fruit never reaches Boston?

5. What does Thoreau frequently do on warm evenings?

(see the answer key)

This section contains 170 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy the Walden Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
Walden from BookRags. (c)2015 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.