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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the Arch Vicar believe about Belial's relationship to the atomic bomb?
(a) Belial personally engineered the bomb.
(b) Belial created atomic technology, but intended it to be used as a source of limitless energy.
(c) The bomb was essential for Belial to degrade mankind.
(d) Belial would have degraded mankind with or without the bomb.
2. Who is at the very top of the religious hierarchy in the primitive community?
(a) The Pope of Darkness.
(b) Arch Vicar of Belial.
(c) Satanic Science Practitioner.
(d) The Cardinal of Sin.
3. When workers arrive to be assigned jobs for the year, what article of clothing are they given?
(b) Swimming trunks.
4. How does the Arch Vicar aid Dr. Poole in seeing the mating rituals better?
(a) He gives him night-vision goggles.
(b) He orders the lights to be turned on.
(c) He orders all couples to be brought out into the moonlight.
(d) He gives him a walking tour.
5. Why is Miss Ethel Hook administered a sedative by the crew of the Canterbury?
(a) Her wounds are fatal, and she is put out of her misery.
(b) She becomes furious at Dr. Cudworth for his failure to read their map correctly.
(c) She cannot fathom the notion of leaving Dr. Poole.
(d) She tries to engineer a mutiny after becoming fed up with the captain.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which church member actually does the killing of the babies?
2. Why is Chief displeased with Dr. Poole and his opinion of food production?
3. What emotion best describes Dr. Poole's state of mind after the mating rituals?
4. What is the Arch Vicar's opinion of the Industrial Revolution?
5. What explanation does the Arch Vicar have for his community's restricted mating patterns?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Dr. Poole's emotional state of mind after being ravished by the two mulatto girls.
2. Describe the scene, including the chanting, taking place in the Los Angeles Coliseum at the height of the Purification Ceremonies.
3. What difference does the narrator make between conscience and customs?
4. How does the Arch Vicar find out about Dr. Poole's escape? How does he react?
5. Describe the moment in which Dr. Poole and Loola discover romantic feelings for one another, rather than lust.
6. What is the Arch Vicar's stance on the reality of demonic possession?
7. Describe the final scene of the film involving William Tallis' gravestone.
8. What is the Arch Vicar's theory of history? What does this have to do with the "Order of Things"?
9. What is peculiar about the babies being prepared for the Purification Ceremonies?
10. List the allusions/references found in this section of the text.
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