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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 chart on page 472 show?
(a) The South Pole and Antarctica before displacement.
(b) The South Pole and Antarctica during displacement.
(c) The South Pole and Antarctica after displacement.
(d) Displacement at the North Pole.
2. What did Hancock's researcher conclude in Chapter 50?
(a) There was definitely a lost civilization.
(b) The lost civilization still exists.
(c) There was no lost civilization.
(d) A lost civilization was supported by a landmass.
3. What is a fourth element of the author's thesis in Chapter 52?
(a) The need to build enclosures to protect surviving structures.
(b) The need to identify specific individuals who should be protected from harm.
(c) The need to build enclosures to protect survivors and surviving information.
(d) The need to build better computers to protect surviving information.
4. What was displaced when the crust shifted?
(b) An ancient civilization.
5. What is at the base of the Great Pyramid?
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Hancock note about moving the limestone megaliths found in the Great Sphinx?
2. How did Hancock explore the Great Pyramid in Chapter 37?
3. To what superhuman are Viracocha and Quetzalcoatl compared?
4. What did Robert Bauval discover?
5. What theory is ascribed to Charles Hapgood?
Short Essay Questions
1. Explain why seasons occur in different hemispheres.
2. As theorized in Chapter 28, do ancient myth contains a veiled method for expressing the technical terms for advanced astronomy?
3. What is the connection between the Mayans and modern astrologers?
4. Why did the Greeks build the Great Pyramid with engineering accuracy, whose costs seem to far exceed any benefit?
5. In Chapter 39, why do you think the Egyptians didn't cut the limestone into smaller pieces to make it easier to move?
6. What explains the fluctuations in Egyptian agriculture, as explored in Chapter 46?
7. What is eccentricity?
8. Was Jane Sellers correct about the key astronomical numbers playing minor roles in the Osiris myths?
9. Is Hancock correct in his assertion that what he discovered that has already happened, can happen again?
10. Was Hipparchus the first to know about precession?
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