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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 Julian Castle say his playboy days had cost him in Chapter 80?
(a) His hair.
(b) A kidney.
(c) His liver.
(d) A spleen.

2. Chapter 101 is titled, "Like My Predecessors, I" do what?
(a) "Desert My People."
(b) "Outlaw Bokonon."
(c) "Go Home."
(d) "Erect a New Flag."

3. In the excerpt from The Spoon River Anthology, whose hogs are stolen?
(a) Jim Frick's.
(b) Paul Carson's.
(c) Silas Marner's.
(d) Curl Trenary's.

4. To whose honor does the Ambassador deliver his speech in Chapter 114?
(a) Papa Monzano.
(b) The Hundred Martyrs to Democracy.
(c) Lyman Enders Knowles.
(d) Bokonon.

5. By what name does the narrator refer to the moon in Chapter 90?
(a) Borasisi.
(b) Saroon.
(c) Pabu.
(d) Vin-dit.

Short Answer Questions

1. What Bokononist word from the novel refers to a man who wants all of somebody's love?

2. What is the title of Chapter 114?

3. At what time does Frank say the air show is to go off in Chapter 100?

4. What was the name of the midget dancer that Newt Hoenikker wed?

5. What is the capital of San Lorenzo?

Short Essay Questions

1. What is Philip Castle's implication when he asks John if he sells medicine in Chapter 70?

2. What led to the mass suicide of many inhabitants of San Lorenzo?

3. What is the impending celebration for in San Lorenzo when the narrator arrives?

4. How does Julian Castle describe Bokonon's relationship to the truth in Chapter 78?

5. What is ironic about the cleaning process in Chapter 111?

6. What is ironic about Ambassador Minton's statement regarding the 100 martyrs?

7. What considerations does John have regarding Bokononism as he writes his presidential acceptance speech in Chapter 101?

8. Why was Bokononism initially banned? What impact did the ban have on Bokonon?

9. What causes the contamination of Ice-nine during the celebration in Chapter 115? What happens when Ice-nine is released?

10. What does the narrator comment regarding old men and wars in the novel?

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