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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 17.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Thoreau believe intellectual societies are confined?
(a) Literary circles.
(b) New York.
(d) Paris and Oxford.
2. What color is the ice from Walden Pond?
3. What was Thoreau doing in the village when he was arrested?
(a) Selling beans.
(b) Buying a newspaper.
(c) Having a drink at the bar-room.
(d) Picking up a shoe from the cobbler's.
4. How long does Thoreau stay in jail?
(a) One week.
(b) Three weeks.
(c) A month.
(d) One day.
5. Who does Thoreau help toward the north star?
(a) A runaway slave.
(b) A railroad employee.
(c) A farmer.
(d) A woodsman.
Short Answer Questions
1. What bird sings to Thoreau as he works in the bean-field?
2. How long does Thoreau live at Walden Pond?
3. What word doesn't Thoreau use to describe John Field?
4. In total, how much does it cost for Thoreau to build his house?
5. Where is John Field from?
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