Q1 / Where does the story take place?
Q2 / How can we describe the setting, where the story takes place?
Q3 / How can we define the tone of the story?
Q4 / The man is defined as a new-comer, a ‘chechaquo.’ For what is he a chechaquo?
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Q5 / How is the Yukon trail defined?
Q6 / Does the author of the story, the narrator, give us any indication about the character of the man?
Q7 / What do you think ‘frailty’ means in this excerpt: ‘It (the temperature) did not lead him to meditate upon his frailty as a creature of temperature, and upon man’s frailty in general.’
Q8 / What is the temperature in the story?
Q9 / The author states that the man was ‘quick and alert with the things in life, but only in the things, not in the significances.’ What does the author mean?
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Q10 / Which of the following best describes the man?