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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Thoreau's net income from his farm?
2. In total, how much does it cost for Thoreau to build his house?
3. What attracted Thoreau to the farm?
(a) The landscape.
(b) Its crop production.
(c) Its remoteness.
(d) The house.
4. What American institution does Thoreau state he could do without?
(a) The Government.
(b) The Church.
(c) The Post Office.
(d) The Railway.
5. What is Thoreau's shelter at Walden Pond?
(a) An abandoned shanty.
(b) A small house.
(c) A cave.
(d) A tent.
Short Answer Questions
1. What vegetable does Thoreau plant on most of his 2 1/2 acres?
2. "The mass of men lead lives of quiet..."
3. "In dealing with truth we are..."
4. Some of Thoreau's pleasantest hours are spent during this kind of weather:
5. Which animal is one of "Nature's Watchmen"?
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