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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 15.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Thoreau like to have between himself and a conversation partner?
(a) A bottle of wine.
(b) A space of at least 2 feet.
(c) The pond.
(d) A Table.
2. What does Thoreau hope will happen if John Field reads his book?
(a) He will move to a different town.
(b) He will come over for dinner.
(c) He will learn how to fish.
(d) He will improve himself.
3. What animals were inside the shelter with the Field family?
4. Of what do the smells from the train remind Thoreau?
(a) His childhood.
(b) The destruction of nature.
(c) Big city life.
(d) Other parts of the world.
5. What attracted Thoreau to the farm?
(a) Its remoteness.
(b) Its crop production.
(c) The house.
(d) The landscape.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of bird does an old man tell Thoreau used to frequent the pond?
2. Why is Thoreau put in jail?
3. What does Thoreau sometimes hear on Sundays?
4. What does Thoreau say he chanced upon one day?
5. What animal does Thoreau hear hunting with men?
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