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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. To whom does Paulo compare the smile on the statue of Leibowitz?
2. What does Rachel say to Zerchi?
3. How will the Church transport the Memorabilia?
(a) in secret compartments on the spaceship
(b) on microfilm
(c) as memorized by the monks going on the mission
(d) digitally in a supercomputer
4. What name does the Old Jew go by in Chapter 25?
5. What does Hannegan do when the Vatican warns Hannegan's enemy about the coming war?
(a) breaks Monsignor Apollo's arms
(b) arrests Monsignor Apollo
(c) declares war on New Rome
(d) exiles Monsignor Apollo
6. Who does Zerchi take to town?
(a) three of his monks
(b) Mrs. Grayles and Rachel
(d) a dying girl and her suffering baby
7. Why does Taddeo want the measurement of how deep the wood is worn down at the entrance to the refectory?
(a) to find out the average weight of the monks over the years
(b) to find out if there are forgotten secret passages in the abbey
(c) to have evidence of how many monks passed through over how many years
(d) as evidence of how well cared for the abbey is
8. Who does Hannegan issue a decree condemning?
(c) the Pope
(d) the Poet
9. What does Rachel give to Zerchi?
(b) food and water
10. What does Mrs. Grales want the abbot to do?
(a) give Rachel communion
(b) take Rachel off the planet
(c) baptize Rachel
(d) give Rachel a last confession
11. What does the shaman admire about the monks?
(a) how well they endure torture
(b) how well they battle
(c) how delicious they taste
(d) how craftily they avoid capture
12. How many people die in the first nine days after Texarkana is bombed?
(a) 280 million
(b) 2.8 million
13. What does the Defense Minister say about reports of increased radiation levels and nuclear testing?
(a) He responds that nuclear testing is illegal.
(b) He says the increase is due to natural phenomena.
(c) He says that nucear bomb tests are being conducted but that they are safe.
(d) He says that the report of increased radiation is false.
14. What does the statue at the mercy camp resemble?
(b) the President
(c) the Old Jew
(d) a weeping mother
15. What does Taddeo suspect surviving mankind might be?
(a) a servant species created by a higher civilization
(b) an experiment accidentally let loose in the world
(c) a regression to an earlier stage of evolution
(d) a mutation caused by radiation
Short Answer Questions
1. How many monks does it take to run the invention?
2. What does God do to the prince in the myth of the Flame Deluge?
3. What does Paulo tell Kornhoer?
4. To what does Taddeo compare the Poet?
5. What is the Vatican's response?
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