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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book Five, Chapters 1-6.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How many times did Van and Ada see the film adaptation of "Letters from Terra" in the theater?
(a) Nine times.
(b) Five times.
(c) Thirteen times.
(d) One time.
2. Who does the woman on the boat mistake Van for?
(a) Vivian Vale.
(b) Avery Andrews.
(c) Sidney Star.
(d) Drew Dawson.
3. What is Van's earliest memory?
(a) A chunk of plaster falling into his cradle.
(b) The smell of bacon and coffee.
(c) His father pacing back and forth before his crib.
(d) A dog running off with his toy.
4. What article does Uncle Dan try to read?
(a) An article in Dutch about oystering.
(b) An article in Greek about tennis.
(c) An article in Portuguese about sunflowers.
(d) An article in Africaans about spice farming.
5. What does Van term the act of pausing and sending the mind slightly backwards, to examine the moment of the present?
(a) Prolonged Present.
(b) Traveled Present.
(c) Deliberate Present.
(d) Considered Present.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was Van wearing the first time she glimpsed him, before they met?
2. What activity does Marina do out on the lawn?
3. When Demon is sixty, how old is his Spanish lover?
4. How does Van feel about Ada when he first sees her after her husband's death?
5. What does Eric envision as the yearly fee for membership in Villa Venus?
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