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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Thoreau wage a war with in his bean-field?
(d) Small Animals.
2. How much is Thoreau's profit from the bean-field?
3. What does Thoreau follow all the way into town?
(a) A wooded path.
(b) Road signs.
(c) A river.
(d) The railroad.
4. "The swiftest traveler is he that goes..."
(a) As the crow flies.
(b) By Train.
(d) By Horse.
5. What bird sings to Thoreau as he works in the bean-field?
(a) A Finch.
(b) A Brown Thrasher.
(c) A Robin.
(d) A Sparrow.
Short Answer Questions
1. What attracted Thoreau to the farm?
2. "The village appeared to me a great..."
3. What animal does Thoreau kill and eat after it ravages his bean-field?
4. Why does the Canadian woodchopper read the French paper?
5. Why does Thoreau reject the suggestion of owning a visitor's book?
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