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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Randy hear when he is awakened from his bed shaking?
(a) Helen screaming
(b) Florence yelling at his dog
(c) long deep rumble
(d) the children fighting
2. Why do Florence and Alice meet on Fridays?
(a) to help out at the animal shelter
(b) to have lunch together
(c) to knit clothes for infants
(d) for a book club
3. What did the Russians launch at the beginning of the book?
(a) a Sputnik spy satellite
(c) a research robot bound for Mars
(d) a space shuttle
4. Who is Edgar Quisenberry?
(a) owns the grocery store
(b) a general in the Air Force
(c) Randy's uncle
(d) president of the bank
5. How many residents does Ft. Repose have?
(a) nearly 20,000
(b) about 3000
(c) less than 5000
(d) less than 10,000
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Mark want his family to leave?
2. What does Dan do when Randy tells him about Mark's premonition?
3. What does Ben ask Randy?
4. Why is Bubba Offenhaus head of civil defense?
5. Who calls Randy on the morning when the book begins?
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