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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 stranger say about the fourth dimension?
(a) It does not exist.
(b) It is easy to travel through.
(c) It is inconceivable.
(d) It is real.
2. At the end of the chapter, what does A. Square hear that the Council does to individuals who speak of the Third dimension?
(a) Kills or imprisons them.
(b) Ignores them.
(c) Asks them to teach in schools.
(d) Banishes them from Flatland.
3. What does the small creature of Pointland believe A. Square's voice to be?
(a) His own
(b) The voice of the Sphere
(c) The voice of God
(d) Nothing, since he doesn't hear it
4. What is A. Square's first question about Spaceland?
(a) Why he cannot see the stranger's insides.
(b) Why he can see the stranger's insides.
(c) Why everything is bright.
(d) Why everything is dark.
5. What does A. Square fear about this lack of training?
(a) The result will be more accidents in the home.
(b) The result will be more public accidents.
(c) The result will be a lack of communication.
(d) The result will be a lesser male intellect.
Short Answer Questions
1. What begins at the end of the chapter?
2. What does A. Square first notice about the stranger?
3. What does A. Square discover about the stranger when he is allowed to feel his body?
4. What method of recognition is considered illegal?
5. What shape does the grandson almost grasp?
Short Essay Questions
1. Explain the primary focus of Circles in Chapter 12, and the reasoning behind that focus.
2. Describe the evolution of Circles, and be sure to include both natural evolution and artificial evolution.
3. Explain A. Square's argument that he is now God, and Sphere's rebuttal in Chapter 18.
4. Discuss how complacency is viewed by Sphere.
5. Describe what happens that leads to the imprisonment of A. Square.
6. Summarize the scene A. Square sees at the General Assembly Hall of the States of Flatland, and what Sphere does at the end of Chapter 18.
7. Explain the shapes of Lineland in Chapter 13, and their existence in terms of movement and marriage.
8. What method does A. Square next attempt to use to describe the Fourth Dimension? Why does he find it difficult?
9. Why does A. Square attack the Circle at the end of Chapter 16? Who does A. Square remind you of at this point, and why?
10. Explain A. Square's login that a Fourth dimension must exist.
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