Walden Quiz | Eight Week Quiz C

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 7.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. "Objects of charity are not..."
(a) Welcome.
(b) Invited.
(c) Guests.
(d) Desirable.

2. What does Thoreau uncover as he hoes the bean-field?
(a) Buried treasure.
(b) The remains of animals.
(c) Native artifacts.
(d) Tree stumps.

3. What vegetable does Thoreau plant on most of his 2 1/2 acres?
(a) Turnips.
(b) Corn.
(c) Potatoes.
(d) Beans.

4. What book does Thoreau keep on his table throughout the summer?
(a) Milton's Paradise Lost.
(b) The Bible.
(c) Homer's Iliad.
(d) Cervantes' Don Quixote.

5. What man-made device can Thoreau hear from his window?
(a) Horse-pulled wagon.
(b) Streetcar.
(c) Lumber mill whistle.
(d) Railroad cars.

Short Answer Questions

1. What animals ate out of the hands of the woodsman?

2. When Thoreau began living in the woods, his "house was not finished, but was merely a defense against the..."

3. What frequently notifies Thoreau of a passing traveler along the highway?

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

5. What is the length of Thoreau's bean rows added together?

(see the answer key)

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