Walden Quiz | Eight Week Quiz B

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 103 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 5.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What are the necessities of life?
(a) Food, shelter, clothing, and fuel.
(b) Food, shelter, clothing, and sunlight.
(c) Love, happiness, family, and religion.
(d) Food, shelter, land, and freedom.

2. "I have never found the companion that was so companionable as..."
(a) God.
(b) Solitude.
(c) A book.
(d) Myself.

3. Which book are most men satisfied by reading or having read to them?
(a) The Bible.
(b) Virgil's Aeneid.
(c) Shakespeare's Sonnets.
(d) The Farmer's Almanac.

4. What American institution does Thoreau state he could do without?
(a) The Church.
(b) The Railway.
(c) The Government.
(d) The Post Office.

5. "In dealing with truth we are..."
(a) Noble.
(b) Hesitant.
(c) Fearful.
(d) Immortal.

Short Answer Questions

1. "Be it life or death, we crave only..."

2. What did Thoreau imagine doing?

3. What bird does Thoreau contemplate keeping merely for his music?

4. "As long as possible live free and..."

5. Who exerted an influence on mankind more than kings and emperors?

(see the answer key)

This section contains 168 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy the Walden Lesson Plans
Walden from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook