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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the police officer give Zerchi?
(a) a medal for service to the refugees
(b) an injunction to stop the protests
(c) papers for a civil court case about the protest
(d) a subpoena to testify about the mercy camp
2. How does Taddeo react to Kornhoer's invention?
(a) with distain
(b) with horror
(c) with amazed interest
(d) with boredom
3. What might prevent Joshua and the monks from taking off in their spaceship?
(a) The government might revoke the Church's right to its own space missions.
(b) The Church will likely change its mind about the mission.
(c) The spaceship is untested and might not fly.
(d) The monks will likely back out at the last minute.
4. What does Sister Helene interrupt Joshua doing?
(a) stealing secret information
(b) contemplating suicide
(c) translating a text
(d) taking a bath
5. What happens during Mrs. Grayles' confession?
(a) the arrival of a messenger with news of peace
(b) a missile attack
(c) the arrival of military troops
(d) an earthquake
6. What does God do to the prince in the myth of the Flame Deluge?
(a) slays him
(b) banishes him to Purgatory
(c) sentences him to walk the Earth eternally
(d) saves him when the prince repents
7. How has Taddeo responded to the Memorabilia?
(a) He says that he will be able to understand it all within 5 years.
(b) He is amazed at the amount of lost knowledge, which will take decades to fully understand.
(c) He believes that most of the Memorabilia is faked and meaningless.
(d) He says too much is lost to make sense of it.
8. To what does Taddeo compare the Poet?
(a) a wise king
(b) a court jester
(c) a mad king
(d) the Tower of Babbel
9. How many priests does the abbey send on the mission?
10. After the war, what does Hannegan do to Apollo?
(a) exiles him
(b) executes him
(c) enslaves him
(d) releases him
11. What does Paulo say Taddeo's evidence comes from?
(a) a science fiction novel of the 20th century
(b) a play or fictional dialog
(c) a mistranslation
12. What does Paulo tell Kornhoer?
(a) Paulo congratulates Kornhoer on his success.
(b) Paulo rebukes Kornhoer for frighening everyone.
(c) Paulo tells Kornhoer the invention must be dismantled.
(d) Paulo tells Kornhoer the invention is not as impressive as he thought.
13. What is Mad Bear's attitude toward Taddeo?
14. What does Taddeo suspect surviving mankind might be?
(a) a regression to an earlier stage of evolution
(b) a mutation caused by radiation
(c) an experiment accidentally let loose in the world
(d) a servant species created by a higher civilization
15. What does a red tag given by the Green Star Relief Station give a person the right to do?
(a) get medical aid from the abbey
(b) have shelter at the relief station
(c) die at a "mercy camp"
(d) go back into the closed off areas of Texarkana
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the Poet die?
2. What does Cors do when he breaks his promise to the abbot?
3. What does Benjamin say the sign outside his tent means?
4. What is Thon Maho Makh investigating?
5. What behavior of Taddeo's party worries Paulo?
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