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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where is Sherkaner headed in Chapter Four?
(a) Lands Command.
(b) Waters Command.
(c) Space Command.
(d) Air Command.
2. In Chapter Ten, Ezr makes a show of demanding obedience to the Emergents' demands for Qeng Ho crewmembers to work doing what in preparation of the mining effort?
(a) Building machinery.
(b) Digging a tunnel.
(c) Stabilizing a rock pile.
(d) Crushing ore.
3. In Chapter Three, Ezr's group finds what appears to be the remains of what structure in Arachna?
(a) A library.
(b) A prison.
(c) A computer factory.
(d) A bank.
4. What group in the novel is domineering and can't imagine establishing relationships based on anything other than enforced slavery?
(a) The Jong Da.
(b) The Qeng Ho.
(c) The Emergents.
(d) The Liberators.
5. In Chapter Nine, Thomas Nau points out the progress being made on an operation to mine what?
6. Who has medical casts on all his left legs when he and Sherkaner meet for the first time?
(a) Thomas Nau.
(b) Hrunkner Unnerby.
(c) Gonle Fong.
(d) Captain Park.
7. How old was Qiwi Lin Lisolet when her family and the Qeng Ho set out for the On/Off Star?
8. One of the programs being broadcast which Trixia uses as a source of information about the Spiders in Chapter Eighteen is what?
(a) Is in an indecipherable language.
(b) About to go off the air.
(c) A children's show about science.
(d) On a government network.
9. On the surface in Chapter Eleven, Jimmy and several members of his crew work while planning an attack on what?
(a) The Spider Nations.
(b) The Far Treasure.
(c) The On/Off Star.
(d) The Mine.
10. In Chapter Fourteen, Sherkaner explains that he has a plan to do what?
(a) Keep cities operating during the Dark.
(b) Keep the On/Off Star permanently on.
(c) Extend coldsleep durations.
(d) Steal diamonds.
11. What faction of the Spiders is Sherkaner working for in Chapter Six?
(a) The Frenzole.
(b) The Royals.
(c) The Tiefstadt.
(d) The Crown.
12. Some of the Qeng Ho people are reportedly being held hostage above a ship called what in Chapter Ten?
(a) Ticket to Adventure.
(b) The Far Treasure.
(c) The Star Gazer.
(d) Loula May III.
13. Who is the Qeng Ho leader in Chapter One?
(a) Trixia Bronsol.
(b) Captain Park.
(c) Ezr Vinh.
(d) Benny Wen.
14. Who is the head of the Emergents' expedition and is a man whose greed makes him oblivious to everything else?
(a) Hrunkner Unnerby.
(b) Ann Reynolt.
(c) Thomas Nau.
(d) Victory Smith.
15. The time in Chapter Four is shortly before the beginning of the what?
(a) Chill Time.
(b) Light Absence.
(c) Absolute Zero.
(d) Great Dark.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old was Pham Nuwen when a group of traders arrived on his home planet?
2. Ezr learns that the majority of senior crew members who were not killed in the attack are being held in what, in Chapter Nine?
3. In Chapter Nineteen, the Spiders are how far through their Light years?
4. How did most of the crew of the Qeng Ho expedition spend the voyage?
5. From whom does Sherkaner rent a room for the night in Chapter Four?
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