Into The Wild: Chapter 6-7 Quiz

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Into The Wild: Chapter 6-7 Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Ron Franz reaches out to the magazine, Outside, with a written letter.  Why?
    • A. 

      He wants to get in contact with Jon Krakauer to interview him for an upcoming television series

    • B. 

      He wants a copy of the magazine that ran the story of Chris McCandless

    • C. 

      He wants to determine if there were any copyright infringements

    • D. 

      He wants to get in touch with the McCandless family

  • 2. 
    Why was it so easy for Franz to bond with McCandless?
    • A. 

      He filled a void because his son had recently died in a car accident

    • B. 

      Because they shared the values about family

    • C. 

      Because they were both educated

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    In a letter written from McCandless to Franz, McCandless encourages Franz to
    • A. 

      To meet a wife and settle down

    • B. 

      To travel with McCandless to Alaska

    • C. 

      To reconnect with his family and restore his relationship with his brother

    • D. 

      To leave all of his possessions behind and to live life to the fullest

  • 4. 
    How did Franz react when he discovered that McCandless died?
    • A. 

      Franz renounced the Lord

    • B. 

      Franz withdrew his church membership

    • C. 

      Franz became an Atheist

    • D. 

      Franz drank a bottle of whiskey

    • E. 

      All of the Above

    • F. 

      None of the Above

  • 5. 
    While McCandless is described by Westerfield as "unually tidy," one incident in particular left Westerfield perplexed.  What was it?
    • A. 

      He left rancid chicken grease in the microwave

    • B. 

      He chewed on his finger nails during an interview

    • C. 

      He washed his dirty underwear in the sink with the dishes

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Westerfield offered to buy a plane ticket to send McCandless to Alaska.  Why didn't he accept the offer?
    • A. 

      He couldn't afford to pay him back

    • B. 

      He thinks flying would be cheating

    • C. 

      He thinks flying would wreck the entire trip

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      Only option b and c

  • 7. 
    Westerfield speculates that there must have been something that happened between McCandless and his father.  What was the main issue?
    • A. 

      McCandless outwardly disobeyed his father throughout high school and college

    • B. 

      His father exerted control over McCandless's independent nature

    • C. 

      McCandless disagreed with the hypocrisy of the religion his father practiced

    • D. 

      McCandless's use of drugs tore apart their relationship