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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the man who calls Glick on his cell phone tell him when he reaches the Vatican City?
2. How many Swiss Guards go with Langdon to what he thinks is the first Altar of Science?
3. What does the Hassassin promise to tell Glick while he is in the Vatican City?
4. How much antimatter can one canister hold?
5. Where is the Conclave supposed to take place when Langdon reaches the Vatican?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Vittoria get a hold of the Camerlengo when she and Langdon are detained at the Vatican?
2. Where was Raphael buried?
3. What happens in a Conclave?
4. Why did Kohler not call the police when he found Vetra dead in his office?
5. What proved that the Big Bang Theory was true?
6. What is the final duty of the Camerlengo?
7. What does Vittoria find to help her see down the hole to the first Altar of Science?
8. Why is Vittoria unable to call the authorities when she realizes the large specimen of antimatter is gone?
9. What happens to Kohler just as Langdon and Vittoria get on the plane to head to the Vatican?
10. Where is the real location of the first Altar of Science?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The power and influence of the media is a theme that Brown touches on a number of times. What are some of the places where this theme is present, and what affect does it have on the course of the plot? Why do you think this was an important theme to Brown?
Essay Topic 2
Religion and science are two themes that are present throughout the entire book. How do these themes affect the plot, and why are they so important to the characters involved?
Essay Topic 3
Langdon endures many different trials before the end of the book. What are some of these trials and what lessons does Langdon learn through these experiences?
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