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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Mass of the Atheist by Honore de Balzac.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What religion does Desplein practice?
(c) None; he is an atheist.
2. Where does Micromegas finally find human life-forms?
(a) A prison.
(b) A submarine.
(c) A ship.
(d) A school.
3. What does Desplein claim the human body lacks?
(a) An ethical mind.
(b) A soul.
(c) A memory.
(d) A heart.
4. Where is the water carrier from that Desplein treats?
5. What does Desplein do to honor the water carrier's soul?
(a) Helps others in need.
(b) Keeps a garden.
(c) Prays to God.
(d) Plants trees.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is wrong with the "gift" that Micromegas gives to the humans?
2. What does Desplein answer when his student questions his belief and actions?
3. How does Micromegas respond to the "knowledge" of Thomas Aquinas' book?
4. What nationality was Voltaire?
5. What religion was the water carrier that Desplein knew as a young man?
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