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Into the Wild Literary Analysis Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In Into the Wild, which of the following actions by Chris McCandless is least in line with transcendentalist thinking?

Question 2 2. In Jon Krakauer's Into the Wild what did Chris McCandless hope to gain by leaving everything behind?

Question 3 3. In Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer, why was Chris so angry with his father?

Question 4 4. Which one of the following is NOT an accurate description of Chris McCandless, especially in relation to his trip to the Alaskan wilderness?

Question 5 5. Why does Chris McCandless reject the new car his father offers to buy him?

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Question 6 6. In Jon Krakauer's book Into the Wild, what was Chris's inspiration for heading into the wild?

Question 7 7. John Krakauer's book Into the Wild focuses on whom?

Question 8 8. What are symbols in literature?

Question 9 9. Which of the following ideas is most closely associated with Transcendentalism?

Question 10 10. Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau were major figures in what 19th-century philosophical movement?

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Question 11 11. In Jon Krakauer's Into the Wild, what did Chris McCandless change his name to when he reinvented himself?

Question 12 12. Which of the following authors wrote Walden?

Question 13 13. How does a flash flood impact one of Chris' expeditions?

Question 14 14. In Jon Krakauer's Into the Wild what did freedom mean to Chris?

Question 15 15. What does Alaska symbolize in the book?

Into the Wild Literary Analysis Chapter Exam Instructions

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