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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 Trevize promise the minister?
(a) He promises to carry her necklace with him.
(b) He promises to send back the Far Star after the mission.
(c) He promises to bring her to Earth one day.
(d) He promises to return.
2. What does Deniador seek before he will believe something?
(a) a sign from God
(b) an official decree
(c) proof that it's good for him
(d) proof that it's true
3. What does Bliss call people who are not part of Gaia?
4. Does Bliss sense robots on the planet?
(a) No, she senses no robots whatsoever
(b) Yes, she senses a large number of robots
(c) No, but she believes she might be blocking any detection of robots
(d) Yes, but she's unsure whether it's only because she wants to find robots
5. What do the rings around a planet remind Pelorat of?
(a) a line in an old poem about Earth's solar system
(b) a legend about how to find Earth's location
(c) a legend about lucky rings on Earth
(d) an antique science book that may have originated on Earth
Short Answer Questions
1. What support does Pelorat have for his idea?
2. What is the name of Trevize's space ship?
3. What does Trevize tell the officials about the Far Star?
4. Who does Pelorat believe settled the planet?
5. What animal approaches Trevize?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Trevize want to prove during his sexual encounter with the government minister?
2. By trying to manipulate the border official, what is Trevize prioritizing above the law of society?
3. What kinds of plants and animals did the early space travelers introduce onto Aurora?
4. Why does Bliss think marriage is unnecessary for Gaians?
5. What conditions does Bliss suggest might have caused the eco-system of Aurora to break down?
6. Trevize admits Gaia's peacefulness, but he still dislikes it. What does he value that he's afraid of losing to Gaia?
7. What does the minister plan to do if anyone questions her decision to let Trevize leave?
8. What caused Yariff's project to find Earth to fail?
9. Why are the oldest records of Gaia stored in inanimate, inaccessible locations?
10. Does Lizalor show respect for the law?
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