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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 did Desplein do to honor the water carrier as a man?
(a) Established a mass for him.
(b) Published a world-renowned medical journal for him.
(c) Finished school for him.
(d) Wrote a book for him.
2. What must Micromegas use to see life on Earth?
(a) A microscope.
(b) Special eyeglasses.
(c) A drop of water.
(d) A magnifying glass.
3. What is wrong with the "gift" that Micromegas gives to the humans?
(a) It is ruined.
(b) It disappears when Micromegas leaves.
(c) It is blank.
(d) It is broken.
4. What planet is Micromegas from?
5. What nationality was Voltaire?
Short Answer Questions
1. What happened to the water carrier that Desplein knew as a young man?
2. How long is Micromegas' term of exile?
3. What "gift" does Micromegas give to the humans he encounters?
4. What does Desplein's student do when he follows Desplein into church?
5. Where was the water carrier from that Desplein met when he was a young man?
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