Mid-Book Test - Medium
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who was the only person who knew if the Galaxy has enough propellant to make stable orbit?
(a) Captain Laplace.
2. How many days did Europa revolve on its axis?
(a) Twelve earth-days.
(b) Six earth-days.
(c) Nine earth-days.
(d) Seven earth-days.
3. Dr Greenberg asked for what after the announcement was made?
(a) A pair of flip flops.
(b) To go back to the space hospital.
(c) A new hairnet.
(d) A diving board.
4. Where did the captain ask the passengers of the Universe stay during rendezvous and touchdown?
(a) Strapped in the observation lounge.
(b) Secured in the dining hall.
(c) Secured in their passenger pods.
(d) Strapped in their beds.
5. On day five what surprise did Captain Smith reveal to the passengers of the Universe?
(a) There would be a dance later that night.
(b) There would be a special breakfast served in his honor.
(c) There would be a magic show at dinner.
(d) There was a swimming pool onboard the spaceship.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did the article refer to in its title?
2. In order to go to the comet's surface what did Victor Willis have to do ?
3. Dr Floyd on the spaceship Leonov describe Europa as being what color?
4. What is the gravity on Haley's Comet?
5. What was Rolf van der Berg's job?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was the accident that transformed Dr Heywood's aging process?
2. What was the last message from the Discovery?
3. What happened at Sunrise on Europa to convince Van der Berg of possible worth to the planet?
4. What time-honored tradition was upheld daily on the Universe at 1800 every evening?
5. Why was Captain Laplace not concerned with morale of the crew upon landing?
6. While awaiting rendezvous with the comet, Mihailovich sees something, what is it?
7. Describe the surface of the Mount Zeus .
8. How is Rolf van der Berg described when he is first introduced?
9. After the rescue, how did Rolf van der Berg fair professionally and financially?
10. What preparations does Dr. Floyd make before joining the journey to Haley's Comet?
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