A River Ran Wild

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A River Ran Wild Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Name three animals lived along the river.
  • 2. 
    What mountain did the natives settle near?
    • A. 

      Mt. Washington

    • B. 

      Rocky Mountains

    • C. 

      Mt. Wachusset

    • D. 

      Mt. Kilimanjaro

  • 3. 
    How did the native people get everything they needed?
    • A. 

      From the grocery store or Walmart.

    • B. 

      They traded with their friends.

    • C. 

      From the river, land and forest.

  • 4. 
    When the white man came with gifts, what was built?
  • 5. 
    What were some bad things that the new white skinned settlers started doing?
  • 6. 
    What happened at the time of the American Revolution?
    • A. 

      Logs were floated down the river for saw mills.

    • B. 

      Many new machines were invented.

    • C. 

      Materials from the land were used to make everything.

  • 7. 
    What happened to the river after the Industrial Revolution?
  • 8. 
    What happened to the animals in the river after it became polluted?
  • 9. 
    What was the main source of pollution in the Nashua River?
    • A. 

      Dye

    • B. 

      Fiber

    • C. 

      Chemicals

    • D. 

      Pulp

  • 10. 
    What was the Indian's nick name for the Nashaway River?
    • A. 

      The clear River.

    • B. 

      Dirty River.

    • C. 

      River of hope.

    • D. 

      River with the Pebbled Bottom.

  • 11. 
    What event made the Indians realize that something must be done to help their river?
    • A. 

      A dream.

    • B. 

      All of the pollution.

    • C. 

      A T.V. show.

    • D. 

      A ghost.

  • 12. 
    The Indians convinced the towns:
    • A. 

      To stop polluting.

    • B. 

      To clean up the waste.

    • C. 

      To build plants to process waste.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 13. 
    How long did it take for the Nashua river to become clean again?
    • A. 

      A few months.

    • B. 

      Several years.

    • C. 

      A couple of days.

    • D. 

      Three weeks.

  • 14. 
    The river in the end of the story is:
    • A. 

      Still polluted.

    • B. 

      Gone.

    • C. 

      Similar to the way it was a long time ago.

  • 15. 
    How did the Indians feel about the new settlers?
    • A. 

      They became close friends.

    • B. 

      They didn't care that they were their.

    • C. 

      They disliked them.