General Studies II
Previous Year - 2012
We started pitching the highest camp that has ever been made. Everything took five times as long as it would have taken in a place where there was enough air to breathe; but at last we got the tent up, and when we crawled in, it was not too bad. There was only a light wind, and inside it was not too cold for us to take off our gloves. At night most climbers take off their boots; but I prefer to keep them on. Hillary, on the other hand took his off and laid them next to his sleeping bag.
They took a long time to finish the work because
A they were very tired. B there was not enough air to breathe C it was very cold. D it was very dark.