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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. On what pond does Thoreau live on the shore?
(a) Catfish Pond.
(b) Wiltshire Pond.
(c) Walden Pond.
(d) Concord Pond.
2. What animal's sound ushers in the night?
(a) The bullfrog's trump.
(b) The hawk's scream.
(c) The coyote's yelp.
(d) The whip-poor-will's cry.
3. Who does Thoreau help toward the north star?
(a) A runaway slave.
(b) A railroad employee.
(c) A woodsman.
(d) A farmer.
4. "I have never found the companion that was so companionable as..."
(a) A book.
5. "I wanted to live deeply and..."
(a) Experience everything the world offered.
(b) Like each day was my last.
(c) Suck out all the marrow if life.
(d) To the fullest.
Short Answer Questions
1. "As long as possible live free and..."
2. For what purpose does Thoreau believe most men have learned to read?
3. When did Thoreau begin to live in the woods?
4. What does Thoreau like to have between himself and a conversation partner?
5. Why does the Canadian woodchopper read the French paper?
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