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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 14, The Dragon's Cave.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Tycho compares common sense and ______.
2. In the first scene in the novel, Angela is awakened by ____.
(a) A cat meowing.
(c) Moonlight through the window.
(d) The sound of a lawn mower.
3. In Chapter 11, what book is Tycho reading?
(a) "Amalthea, the Red Moon of Jupiter."
(b) "Black Holes and Other Mysteries."
(c) "The Bible."
(d) "The Catalogue of the Universe."
4. In Chapter 12, what revelation does Angela make to Tycho that surprises him?
(a) She is a virgin.
(b) She is a virgo.
(c) She is in love with someone other than Robin.
(d) She has broken up with Robin.
5. Tycho asks his mother where his name originated. What does his mother tell him?
(a) Her great-great-grandfather was named Tycho.
(b) She saw the name in an advertisement on television.
(c) There is a star called Tycho, and his mother thought that was a romantic name.
(d) She saw the name in a magazine at a doctor's office.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is trapped inside the car that has tumbled off the bridge?
2. According to Tycho, what property does truth have?
3. Chapter 3 reveals that Tycho's mother is effectively the head of the household. Why?
4. When Angela leaves the office building, what does she do?
5. Which is the eldest of the siblings in Tycho's family?
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