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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What animal does Thoreau kill and eat after it ravages his bean-field?
(a) A rabbit.
(b) A squirrel.
(c) A raccoon.
(d) A woodchuck.
2. What does Thoreau follow all the way into town?
(a) A wooded path.
(b) A river.
(c) Road signs.
(d) The railroad.
3. What man-made device can Thoreau hear from his window?
(a) Railroad cars.
(b) Horse-pulled wagon.
(c) Lumber mill whistle.
4. What are the necessities of life?
(a) Food, shelter, clothing, and fuel.
(b) Love, happiness, family, and religion.
(c) Food, shelter, land, and freedom.
(d) Food, shelter, clothing, and sunlight.
5. What does Thoreau like to have between himself and a conversation partner?
(a) A Table.
(b) A bottle of wine.
(c) A space of at least 2 feet.
(d) The pond.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Thoreau wage a war with in his bean-field?
2. How often does Thoreau go to the village?
3. What attracted Thoreau to the farm?
4. What does Thoreau hear in the evening?
5. How far was Thoreau's house from Concord?
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