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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Does Qfwfq worry when he realizes he's completely forgotten what his sign is like?
(a) Yes, he is slightly nervous that he will not recognize it.
(b) No, he even forgets that the sign is there.
(c) No, he is certain that he will know it again when he passes it.
(d) Yes, he is very afraid he will never see it again.
2. What problem does the change in density of the planet's matter cause for Qfwfq's mother?
(a) She can't sleep.
(b) She can't sit down.
(c) She can't stand still.
(d) She can't eat.
3. What does Qfwfq complain about the Z'zu family wanting to do?
(a) Leave a bicycle out in the middle of everything.
(b) Stay up late and listen to loud music.
(c) Hang washing on a clothes line.
(d) Hold large dances.
4. What scientist's calculations are referred to in the opening to the story?
(a) Giorgio Abetti
(b) Anders Celcius
(c) Galileo Galilei
(d) Edwin P. Hubble
5. What do Ayl and her friends play ball with?
(a) A piece of iron.
(b) A piece of quartz.
(c) A piece of silicon.
(d) A piece of marble.
6. What does Earth's lack of color make difficult for Qfwfq?
(b) Making maps.
(c) Drawing pictures.
(d) Telling one thing from another.
7. What instrument does Mrs. Vhd Vhd play?
(a) The viola.
(b) The harmonica.
(c) The harp.
(d) The dulcimer.
8. From here do Qfwfq and the other characters climb up to the moon?
(a) The Iron Hill.
(b) The Zinc Cliffs.
(c) The Carbon Plateau.
(d) The Cadmium Mountains.
9. How does Qfwfq feel about the colors that fill the Earth?
(a) He is frightened by the colors, but curious.
(b) He is irritated by the colors and on edge.
(c) He is awed by the beautiful colors.
(d) He hates the colors and can't look at them.
10. Does Qfwfq ever see any of the people from the point before the Big Bang anymore?
(a) No, he never sees anyone, but he reads about them in the paper.
(b) Yes, he is still close with a number of people he sees daily.
(c) Yes, he runs into someone from time to time.
(d) No, he never sees anyone, but they write occassionally.
11. What do the characters use to try to get Qfwfq and Mrs. Vhd Vhd down from the moon after they are trapped there?
(a) Balloons on ropes.
(b) Ladders tied together.
(c) Large nets.
(d) Long poles.
12. How does Qfwfq feel at first, after realizing he is trapped on the moon?
(a) He is annoyed that he will be away from his home.
(b) He is angry at Captain Vhd Vhd.
(c) He is glad to be alone with Mrs. Vhd Vhd.
(d) He is frightened about what will happen to him.
13. Where does Qfwfq find Ayl after the colors appear?
(a) In a cave near the garden with her friends.
(b) Below the Earth's surface.
(c) Hiding beneath a rock ledge in a lake.
(d) Inside a structure she's built of rocks.
14. What nickname does Rwzfs get?
15. Who would Mr. Pber^t Pber^d like to keep out if the universe condenses to a point again?
(a) The Z'zu family.
(b) De XuaeauX.
(d) Mrs. Ph(i)nK_0.
Short Answer Questions
1. What are the characters' boats made of?
2. What motivation does Qfwfq attribute to Kgwgk for destroying his sign?
3. Does the sign move?
4. What does Qfwfq do when he starts to forget what his sign looks like?
5. What does Ayl do when the meteorite flies overhead?
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