Walden Quiz | Eight Week Quiz B

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Thoreau follow all the way into town?
(a) A river.
(b) A wooded path.
(c) Road signs.
(d) The railroad.

2. How close is Thoreau's nearest neighbor?
(a) Two miles.
(b) One mile.
(c) Three miles.
(d) Half a mile.

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

4. Why does the Canadian woodchopper read the French paper?
(a) For practice.
(b) For the pictures.
(c) To show off to his neighbors.
(d) For the news.

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

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Thoreau state was a pleasant pastime?

2. What vegetable does Thoreau plant on most of his 2 1/2 acres?

3. What attracted Thoreau to the farm?

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

5. What does Thoreau hear in the evening?

(see the answer key)

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