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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Spiral.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Qfwfq think of N'ba N'ga's way of speaking?
(a) He speaks in riddles that are difficult to understand.
(b) His interesting metaphors are enlightening.
(c) His language is archaic.
(d) His singsong speech is annoying.
2. What makes the Earth colorless in the story?
(a) A lack of variation in light waves.
(b) A lack of atmosphere.
(c) A lack of particulates in the ozone layer.
(d) A lack of color sensitivity in eyes.
3. What begins to happen, after Mrs. Vhd Vhd climbs up to the moon behind the Deaf One?
(a) The moon begins to crumble.
(b) The moon's gravity begins to dissipate.
(c) The moon begins to drift away.
(d) The moon begins to circle the Earth to the west.
4. What name do the New Ones give to Qfwfq?
(a) The Grimacing One.
(b) The Sad One.
(c) The Ugly One.
(d) The Large One.
5. What scientist's calculations are referred to in the opening to the story?
(a) Galileo Galilei
(b) Edwin P. Hubble
(c) Anders Celcius
(d) Giorgio Abetti
Short Answer Questions
1. Which character accidentally floats up in the air?
2. Who does Qfwfq scold, after the family's planet first hits something?
3. How often does Qfwfq finally realize he will pass by his sign?
4. What is the name of the man G'd(w)^n eventually marries?
5. In the world millions of years later, where does the narrator see the image of the first female mollusk he interacts with?
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